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Opening Hours

We are open from 9-6pm, Monday to Friday, during term time.

The English and Media Centre,
18 Compton Terrace,
N1 2UN


The best way to contact us is by email. If you have a specific query about the website, magazines, courses or publications, see the contact details below. For general enquires, use this email. Please include details of your query or problem and how we can best get in touch with you. We will get back to you within 3 working days.

EMC website

Any problems using the website, registering your school, choosing passwords for your magazine subscriptions, downloading resources and using download publications, try the advice in the FAQs. If your query is not dealt with here, please email Lucy

Publications – order enquiries

All enquiries regarding orders for publications should be made to:

Publications – editorial comments and queries

Email Lucy with editorial enquiries or for help using download publications

Courses and consultancy



Getting to the Centre

The English and Media Centre is based in Compton Terrace just off Upper Street in Islington.

  • The closest station is Highbury and Islington (Victoria line underground and London Overground) – a 2-minute walk from the Centre.
  • The Angel underground station (Northern line) is a 15-minute walk from the Centre. There are frequent buses in the direction of Highbury Corner (4, 19, 43).
  • Holloway Road underground station on the Piccadilly line is a 15-minute walk from the Centre; frequent buses in the direction of Highbury Corner (43).
  • There is no parking.