TAFESA Independent Learning Centre

The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) is a joint-use partnership between the City of Onkaparinga Libraries and TAFESA.

Located at the Noarlunga campus its aim is to facilitate access to the services and resources of the City of Onkaparinga Libraries for lecturers, support staff and students.

About the Independent Learning Centre (ILC)

Please bring your student library card with you each time you access the ILC.

The ILC provides:

Quiet study areas
Equipment for finishing of reports
Nursing Reference collection
scanner/photocopier/printer all in one
Library staff on duty to assist with research queries & computer trouble-shooting.
Extended hours of operation
Equipment to hire

Opening Hours
Monday 8am – 5.30pm
Tuesday 8am – 5.30pm
Wednesday 8am–7pm
Thursday 8am – 5.30pm
Friday 8am – 5.30pm
Saturday 10am – 3pm

Hours may vary during TAFE holidays.

Contact Details
The ILC is located on Level 3 of the Noarlunga Library. Staff can be contacted from 8am Monday to Friday.
Ph: (08) 8384 0127.

Internet and Word Processing access available in the ILC!
The ILC has 16 PCs available for internet and word processing. Students can use the internet to do research for study purposes and log in using their student number.

Equipment loans
We have available for loan with lecturer permission:
Multimedia projectors
Projection screen
Whiteboards (standard and electronic)
Digital video cameras
Lecture recording equipment.
There is a booking system for equipment and we recommend visiting the ILC and booking in advance to ensure equipment is available when you need it.

TAFESA libraries subscribe to ebooks for staff and students. Look at the range available by visiting http://library.tafesa.edu.au and logging in with your student or staff ID number.

Streaming DVDs
TAFESA libraries subscribe to streaming DVDs for staff and students.  Look at the range available by visiting http://library.tafesa.edu.au and logging in with your student or staff ID number.

DVD loans
There is a large range of DVDs located in the ILC. The majority of these can be borrowed by students and staff of TAFESA.
Library training sessions
The ILC offer the following library training sessions: Library orientation tours, OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) training sessions for new students.

One on one sessions for students
Email, Research, Moodle, MS Office, Wireless. Ask a ILC staff member for assistance.

Colour printer
Colour printing is available in the ILC.

Quiet study areas
These are available throughout the library for independent study.

Colour photocopier
Quality colour copying for posters, certificates and presentations are available in the library.
A4 $1.50
A3 $3.00

Noarlunga Library provides a laminating service for certificates, posters or presentations.
A4 $2.50
A3 $3.60

DVD/CD-ROM loans
Recreational and educational DVDs and CD-ROMs are available for loan from the City of Onkaparinga Public Libraries.