The Open University Wellingborough
Wellingborough Distribution Service
The Open University Distribution Services
53/63 Denington Road
Denington Industrial Estate
The assembly and distribution of learning materials to students and Associate Lecturers is managed by LTS Storage and Distribution, based in Wellingborough, Northants. They also manage storage and assembly activities in support of OUW, OUSA, Marketing, Student Services and Disabled Students Services.
WDS have now consolidated into one warehouse. As at August 2014, there is more than £5 million worth of items in stock, made up of over 13,000 different product lines with more than 11 million separate items. Learning materials include main texts, DVDs, CDs, course-specific binders and home experiment kits.
They liaise closely with academic units and members of LTS to ensure that the right materials arrive at the right time in order to ensure our students have the best start to their OU learning experience.
There is on-site accessible car parking.
Unisex toilets with wheelchair access are available.
An assistive listening system is permanently installed in the Meeting Room(s).
Braille signage is available.
Seating is available for rest purposes.
There is ramp access from the car park.