Library wins Best Practice Award For DigiCap Scheme

Northampton College Libraries are delighted to announce they have been awarded the ColRiC Best Practice Award in the digital literacy category for their DigiCap scheme. The scheme itself only began three years ago but has proved so popular with both students and staff before being shortlisted for this prestigious award. CoLRiC commented that DigiCap is […]

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June 25, 2019

Summer Opening Hours

The Library’s opening hours for the Summer have been confirmed. All sites will be open however please note reduced hours. If you decide to come to the Library for revision or study during the summer, please check back on here before your journey as hours are subject to change. View the Library’s Summer opening hours […]

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June 19, 2019

Library Awards Ceremonies 2019

The Library held its annual awards ceremonies at Booth Lane and Daventry this week. The ceremonies, now in their eighth year, highlights achievements by students and staff in Library schemes and competitions as well as showcases what the Library has to offer. Students that have participated and completed Reading Ahead, Word Detective, Maths Magician, DigiCap, […]

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May 21, 2019

May Study Review Week Revision

English and maths revision session dates across the College have been confirmed for May study review week at Booth Lane. Please see the information below. Sessions are open to all GCSE and Functional Skills Maths students. If you are thinking of coming to one of the sessions and wanted to use the Library before or […]

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May 8, 2019

Photography Competition Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s photography competition. Congratulations to all winners and everyone that took part. We had so many high quality and diverse entries that our judges had to create individual categories so they could judge it fairly! Please visit the Library to view the full sized photographs

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April 30, 2019

Author Provides Inspiration for Creative Writing Workshop

‘The door creaked loudly as Kiera inched it open. She froze. “What the…?” She mouthed, heart pounding. A waft of damp musty air made her nose itch as she listened hard for any sign that she had been heard. Nothing. Giving a silent sigh of relief she slid through the partially open door and into […]

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April 25, 2019

Generous Donation Of Books To The Library

The Library would like to say a huge thank you to author Mike Lowis – a retired university lecturer and editorial board member of the Journal of Applied Arts and Health – who has donated a number of books to our library. Our students will really benefit from this generous donation. Take a look at […]

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April 23, 2019

Easter Competition Winners

We have been having a lot of fun in the Library in preparation of Easter! We are pleased to announce the winners of our Easter schemes! Congratulations to all winners and thank you to all that took part, we had a lot of wonderful entries! Booth Lane Wordsearch winner: Sue Loveridge Easter egg design 1st […]

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April 5, 2019

Short Story Competition Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of the Library’s Short Story competition. Congratulations to all winners and everyone that took part. We had so many high quality and imaginative entries! Please click on the names below for the full stories!  

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March 29, 2019

Easter Fun in the Library! (Now over for another year!)

The Library is hosting a range of Easter themed activities over the coming weeks, with all money raised donated to Cransley Hospice. Take a look below at what we’re up to… Easter egg design Campus: Booth Lane, Daventry and Lower Mounts Price: Free Closing date: Wednesday, 3 April 2019 Students can collect a blank egg […]

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March 25, 2019