The Self-Access Learning Self-Access Learning Center (SALC) at Kanda University of International Studies is a learning community designed to help KUIS students to develop lifelong language learner autonomy. The SALC provides a social space to help motivate learners and to facilitate the development of fluency and confidence. The SALC is filled with resources in order to provide learning opportunities to suit all students. There are also different areas and rooms within the SALC where students can carry out language study or use. The SALC is designed to enable students to learn in their own time, in their own ways, and to develop language skills for the real world. Learning advisors and other staff are on hand to help users and the SALC offers modules and courses designed to promote learner autonomy.