FacilitiesClose up of Language Resource Centre PC and headphones

The Centre has an extensive range of language learning facilities and resources including:

  • language learning resources in 150 languages
  • 80 PCs with interactive language-learning software
  • World TV & film available on all PCs
  • access to 24 satellite television channels from around the world
  • listen and record facilities for speaking practice
  • an international DVD film collection of over 800 titles
  • Tablet PCs with specialty language software
  • bookable private spaces for group learning

Please note that items cannot be borrowed and are for use within the Centre only.

There are comfortable bays for group viewing, reading and quiet study. The Centre also runs an explorative language learning podcast site: Linguacast where podcasts are available numerous languages.

The highly successful Tandem Learning project is run from the Centre helping students to find a language study partner.

There is always an assistant available to help students use the facilities, while duty advisers from the teaching staff offer (by appointment) language advice or help to plan studies.