wyedean School

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Learning Resource Centre and Library

About The Learning Resource Centre: The Learning Resource Centre, which includes the Wyedean Library, inspires Wyedean students to engage in independent study and develops their enjoyment of reading for pleasure through the provision of ample space, carefully selected resources and professional assistance. Close relations with subject departments enhance learning and support the wider curriculum.

Learning Resource Centre / Library

Opening Hours: 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday to Friday

The Learning Resource Centre inspires Wyedean students to engage in independent study and develops their enjoyment of reading for pleasure through the provision of ample space, carefully selected resources and professional assistance. Close relations with subject departments enhance learning and support the wider curriculum.

The LRC is used during lessons by sixth formers for as an independent study space, while teachers bring their classes to carry out group work and research. The LRC also welcomes students before and after school – and during break and lunchtimes - to study or relax.

In the LRC students can access:

Years 12 and 13 are encouraged to make use of the excellent range of material on higher education and careers.

The LRC constantly strives to develop the quality of service offered. During 2012/13 the LRC will run reading groups, recruit a team of student librarians and continue to add new resources. The LRC manager’s role will expand to encompass the teaching of information and research skills to ensure Wyedean students are fully equipped to find the information they need online and offline in their school work and beyond.


The library promotes reading and literacy via:

Sixth Form Learning Resource Centre

Year 12 and 13 are encouraged to make use of the wide range of materials and resources in the LRC to assist them in their independent learning. These include: