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The Library

Computers and Printing



Find a PC

We have over 300 PCs and Macs in the Library for use by university students and staff at individual workstations. Find a PC allows you to locate and check if any of these are available.

Check PC availability

Laptop Loans

Laptops are available for all staff and students to borrow from the help desk or from the self-service machine with any valid student card. Laptops can be borrowed for up to 3 hours at a time.

Conditions of loan:

  • Laptops must not be removed from the Library;
  • You will be fined if a laptop is returned late;
  • Any loss or damage to the laptop will incur replacement costs;
  • You are responsible for the security of the laptop whilst it is on loan to you;
  • Battery life is not guaranteed: please save your work regularly.


Printing in the Library

Student printing costs

Paper Size Colour Single Side Double Side
A4 black 3p 5p
colour 6p 10p
A3 black 3.5p 6p
colour 6.5p 11p
A2 - A0 black £5 N/A
colour £5 N/A

Printers in the Library

Colour and black & white printers are located on every floor of the library. The default setting is for black & white and double sided.

Each printer has the facility to photocopy and scan to email. Photocopying costs the same as printing while scanning is free of charge.

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