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How is this affected by coronavirus?
The library and study spaces offer COVID-secure learning environments. Online resources in the digital library include e-books, journals and databases. The university’s Virtual PC system and Student App Store gives access to course software from anywhere.
*These provisions may change.
Campus libraries provide access to hundreds of thousands of books, journals, media and databases, online and in person.
With dedicated group, quiet and silent study spaces, students can find the right study environment for them.
Furnished with the latest IT equipment, students can access Wi-Fi, PCs, Macs, loanable laptops, printers and software.
The Virtual PC system and Student Apps Store ensure students have all the software they need for their course, wherever they are.
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Developing employability skills
The university has invested in a range of simulation facilities to develop specialist skills. Dedicated facilities include: psychology labs, SportsLab, simulated hospital ward facilities, performing arts spaces and an immersive simulation system (Hydra).
The on-campus bookshop in Canterbury is one of the largest university-owned academic bookshops in the UK, ensuring that the recommended textbooks and resources are always in stock. The bookshop also supports Canterbury Festival and Folkestone Book Festival.
Food and drink
There are cafés on the campuses offering fresh, barista-made coffee, teas and a selection of hot and cold snacks. A food court at Canterbury serves a variety of hot and cold food from breakfast to dinner. There are also smaller food and drink outlets.
All facilities are open, with some disruption due to following Covid guidelines. Reduced capacity in the gym and for some exercise classes. Some sports are not fully operational. There is currently no national BUCS competition, instead local and intramural competitions are being organised.
Facilities and student sports clubs are following Covid guidelines.
See a summary of sports and activities offered below, or search the Sports Table to discover which exercise and facilities are available at each university.