The Student Centre is closed until further notice
If you have library items that are due to be returned or renewed please do not attempt to return them in the post or in person.
All items currently on loan have been extended indefinitely until such time as the Student Centre may be able to re-open.
You can view your current loans using the online catalogue (see link below).
If you wish to return your items please contact the Student Centre team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Please DO NOT attempt to enter the building without contacting us first. Only those students attending a class located in Keeley Street are allowed access at this time and the Student Centre remains closed.
Thank you for your co-operation.
Don't forget that as a member of the City Lit Student Centre you can join Holborn Public Library (part of Camden Public Libraries). Although the library is closed you can still enjoy a large range of online books, magazines, databases, audiobooks, graphic novels and more.
Just leave a message in the note field that you are a student of City Lit.
About the Student Centre
We have transformed our Student Centre into a central hub for all students. The Student Centre is a friendly and sociable place for all students to study, relax and unwind.
Our library still makes up part of the Student Centre but we now also offer a much wider range of services and facilities in addition to this.
To become a member of the Student Centre please visit us on the mezzanine and speak to a member of the team.
Click the above link to start browsing the online library catalogue where you can find a selection of e-books and other e-resources. For help accessing these resources please read the instructions at the bottom of the page (How to access e-resources: e-books/ databases)
Events in the Student Centre
We are excited to be introducing an events programme in the new academic year. These events will be free and will offer a social side to your college experience. Attending our events will give you a great opportunity to meet new friends from across the whole college.
What can you expect to find in the Student Centre?
- A place for all City Lit students: space to work independently and in groups, socialise and unwind
- Enrolment counter
- Learning resources - you'll find some of our library collection in here (other resources are located throughout the building and can be requested at the help desk)
- Information Advice and Guidance Service - our IAG team are based in the Student Centre
- Enrolments - you can enquire and sign-up to a course from the enrolments counter
- A variety of seating areas – with space to study, read and relax. There are now 89 seats in the Student Centre - including 20 work stations with power and USB points for students to use their own laptops and tablets.
- Designated individual study area
- Individual work spaces
- Larger tables for group work and relaxing
- Books, magazines, e-resources and DVDs as well as printing and photocopying facilities
- Staff on hand to support your studies and general enquiries
- Specialist software for disabled students
- Our partnership with Holborn Library and the Anthropology library at the British Museum continues – increasing the resources available to City Lit students. Please speak to a member of Student Centre & Library staff for more information.
Student Centre Opening times
The Student Centre is currently closed
Student Centre Enquiry Desk
The Student Centre Enquiry Desk is currently closed
Previously the NUS card, the TOTUM card is a student discount card accepted internationally. Only a small number of courses at City Lit qualify for this card.
Please contact a member of the Student Services team to enquire.
Financial support drop-in sessions
There is currently no drop-in service for Financial Support. Please contact the IAG team on email@example.com
Our Careers Service is currently suspended
Library and resources queries