Learning Technologies and Library Services
Providing tech support and quiet places to study.
At our North Devon and Mid Devon campuses, we offer quiet and comfortable places to study as well as support with technology.
Our LTLS team can provide a choice of PC or Chromebooks for independent study or for completing timetabled digital lessons (between 'InPerson' classes), and are on hand to help you access Google Classrooms, change passwords and access Eduroam - plus much more.
What can the team help you with?
- Finding relevant and reliable information to support your study
- Using Google Classroom, Moodle and the MyPetroc dashboard
- Accessing e-resources and e-books
- Using the computers and Chromebooks
For extra online support, please visit the LTLS website.
For opening times and holiday opening times, please refer to the Library+ Site.
We provide a range of study spaces across all of our campuses:
North Devon campus: In the Study Centre you will find computers and Chromebooks which are available to use for self-study. We also have a large study space where you can use your own devices. Take a virtual tour of our North Devon study areas and of our LTLS area.
Mid Devon campus: In the Learning Centre at Tiverton, you will find computers and Chromebooks that can be used for studying. We also have large study spaces where you can use your own devices. Take a virtual tour of our Mid Devon study and library areas.
The Tech Hub (at North and Mid Devon campus) is a large open space where you can come to study and work on our in-situ pcs or your own devices. You can also hire out a Chromebook using the self-issue station. This will enable you to loan out a Chromebook for the day.
From the Tech Hub you can also hire out media equipment such as cameras and tripods.
If you need any help with booking equipment, a friendly member of staff will always be on hand.
At the library, you can borrow a range of items including books, headphones and Chromebooks.
With your Petroc student card, you can borrow up to eight items at a time. You must return your items on time - you'll be emailed with reminders!
In addition to our Library resources, you have access to our MyDiscover database, which gives you access to 1000’s of academic articles; Ebook central, which gives you 24/7 access to 100’s of ebooks; and BoB (Box of Broadcasts) where you can view current and past TV programmes and podcasts.
These resources - and more - are available via the Petroc Learning Technologies and Library Services+ page.
Eduroam (education roaming) is a secure, international wireless service that is available to all staff and students at Petroc. Find out how to log in and troubleshooting support.