Learning Hub

Gryphon School LRC

Welcome to the Learning Hub!

The Gryphon School’s Learning Hub offers over 15,000 off the shelf resources including books, DVDs, magazines and newspapers. Students can access thousands of recommended and approved websites and databases via the Library Catalogue. The Hub follows an open plan layout and is divided over two floors- the lower floor has 17 computers and the upper mezzanine has 54 PCs dedicated to Sixth Form use.

Students also have access to:

  • Qualified, knowledgeable and dedicated staff
  • Comprehensive induction and ongoing assistance for students
  • Extensive seating and study space
  • Scanners and photocopier available for student use
  • Stationery shop
  • New titles added regularly
  • Interactive Library catalogue which students can also access via an app on their mobile devices.
  • Extensive range of fiction
  • Research sessions available
  • Secure lockers for storing and charging electronic devices
  • Open Monday to Friday 8.45am – 4.00pm

Sixth Form Study

The Learning Hub is built on two levels and the upper mezzanine is for Sixth Form use only. This area consists of two wings allowing plenty of space for students to work individually. There are 54 PCs on the upper floor and access to WiFi for students who wish to bring their own laptops and devices. The Hub offers research skills sessions to support students of any year in their studies.

 

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