Welcome to the INTO Manchester Learning Centre


Hello and Welcome

On this opening page is where you’ll find all the latest news from the Learning Centre.

This portal is here to give you easy access to many online learning resources and websites, including: online journals and databases, key news, competitions and much, much more!

We hope it will help you with your studies here at INTO Manchester and that it will become one of your favourite sites.

Make sure you read this page regularly!

Time for a Change!

Remember: early THIS Sunday Morning, Sunday 25th March the time changes.

The time changes at 1am, to GO FORWARD to 2am in the morning

This means we lose an hour’s sleep….. 

 Your computer/ mobile phone should change automatically: but make sure you check!!

You don’t want to be late for class on Monday! 

Read about it onthe UK Government website

Want to win an “Easter Egg” (Chocolate Egg)?: Watch the egg-citing video!

Important Information from the Elf!!

International Women’s Day 8th March 2018

Mark this day in the Into Manchester Learning Centre…….come to the Learning Centre to check what is going on

Simply the Best

Library staff are making their way round classes to talk about the importance of using the best information for your assignments.  We want students to use information you can trust.

No fake news for Into Manchester students!

So make sure you have your Open Athens password to get into the Ebsco Discovery databases…..

Get this password from your library staff, LRC on the 2nd Floor.

Resource of the Week: UK Parliament Website


UK Parliament Website

Official website for UK Parliament with information on how parliament works, with latest news and details of topics currently under debate. A great starting point for discovering how the British electoral system works.

For example, the House of Lords pages looks at the role and work of the House of Lords.

This website is just one of the useful websites on politics that you will find  in this handout: Finding Information on Politics

All these sites have been checked by staff to ensure that they are genuine websites containing useful information for your studies.


Year of the Dog! Happy New Year!

It’s Year of the Dog! come and make a dog in the Learning Centre on Thursday — prizes…….

then 1st Floor on Friday for food (12 noon – 2pm) with Calligraphy on 3rd Floor (12 noon – 2pm)

Happy Lunar New Year/ Spring Festival