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Accessing IT equipment and applications

Location of PCs, Macs and other IT equipment in the Library and information about the applications or software installed on them.

Ground floor

Standard PCs

There are no PCs in the North side of the building.

In the West side of the building, there are 48 standard PCs to the left, by the windows, as you enter from the lift lobby, 1 behind the pillar opposite (on an accessible workstation) and 4 standard PCs to the right. Ground floor West is a quiet zone.

Macs

There are no Macs on this floor.

Specialist software

There are no computers with specialist software on this floor.

Accessible workstations

There are no accessible workstations in the North side of the building.

In the West side of the building, there is 1 accessible standard PC workstation behind the pillar opposite the doors from the lift lobby.

Printers

There are 5 printers in the foyer areas of the Library; 4 to the right as you enter the building (2 colour, 2 B&W), and another at the back of the room by the reservation shelves (B&W).

Laptop loans

There are 36 self-service laptops available to borrow for 24 hours in lockers adjacent to the Library Help Desk.

There are a limited number of laptops available to borrow for 7 days at the Help Desk

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First floor

Library 1st Floor, Quiet zone West wing, Group zone Eest & North wings. 112 standard PCs, 11 Macs, 4 PCs with Art&Design software, 6 accessible workstations, 8 printers.

Standard PCs

In the East side of the building, there are 15 standard PCs to the left as you enter from the lift lobby. First floor East is a group zone.

In the West side of the building, there are 12 standard PCs to the right as you enter from the lift lobby. First floor West is a quiet zone.

In the North side of the building (IT Zone), there are 85 standard PCs. First floor North is a group zone.

Macs

In the East side of the building, there is 1 Mac (on an accessible workstation) to the left as you enter from the lift lobby.

In the North side of the building, there are 10 Macs.

Specialist software

In the West side of the building, there are 4 PCs to the right, by the wall, that have specialist Art and Design software. Please note that these PCs are still available to be used by any student.

Accessible workstations

In the East side of the building, there are 3 accessible standard PC workstations and 1 Mac accessible workstations to the left as you enter from the lift lobby.

There are no accessible workstations in the West side of the building.

There are 2 accessible standard PC workstations at either end of the North side of the building (IT Zone).

Printers

In the East side of the building, there is 1 printer (B&W) to the left of the door as you enter from the lift lobby, and 1 (colour) in front of the doors by the pillar.

In the West side of the building, there are 2 printers (1 B&W, 1 colour) to the right of the doors from the lift lobby.

In the North side of the building, there are 4 printers (2 B&W, 2 colour).

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Second floor

Library 2nd Floor. Quiet zone. 38 standard PCs, 0 Macs, ) PCs with specialist software, 2 accessible workstations, 3 printers.

Standard PCs

In the East side of the building, there are 12 standard PCs to the left as you enter from the lift lobby and 16 standard PCs to the right by the windows. Second floor East is a silent zone.

In the West side of the building, there are 10 standard PCs to the right as you enter from the lift lobby. Second floor West is a silent zone.

Macs

There are no Macs on this floor.

Specialist software

There are no computers with specialist software on this floor.

Accessible workstations

In the East side of the building, there are 2 accessible standard PC workstations by the pillar, slightly to the left, as you enter from the lift lobby.

There are no accessible workstations in the West side of the building.

Printers

In the East side of the building, there are 2 printers (1 B&W, 1 colour) by the doors from the lobby.

In the West side of the building, there is 1 printer (colour) to the right of the doors from the lift lobby.

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Third floor

Library 3rd Floor. No PCs. Special Collections.

This is where you will find Special Collections. There are no computers or printers on this floor.

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Fourth floor

Library 4th Floor. Silent zone. No PCs. 2 printers.

There are no computers on this floor. The fourth floor is a silent zone.

Printers

There are 2 printers (1 B&W, 1 colour) near the entrance to the stairwell.

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Fifth floor

High Spec PCs

There are 45 high spec PCs to the left and 48 high spec PCs in the central portions of the room as you exit the lift lobby. These PCs contain software from the standard student platform as well as some additional course specific software, including Autodesk for Art & Design. The fifth floor is a group zone.

Macs

There are 11 Macs in the left portion of the room.

Specialist software

There are 20 PCs to the left, as you exit the lift lobby, by the vending machines that have specialist Science and Engineering software. Please note that these PCs are still available to be used by any student.

Accessible workstations

There is one standard PC and one Mac accessible workstation towards the back, left portion of the room over-looking the lower group work area.

Printers

There are 4 printers (2 B&W, 2 colour) directly in front of you as you exit the lift lobby.

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