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The latest news from Information Services.

Drop in with your IT queries

We're running a Pop-Up IT Support Desk, from Monday 27 March until Friday 19 May, on the ground floor of the Main Library.

IT Liaison Officer to strengthen College relations

College office
Victoria Dishon has been appointed as the new IT Liaison Officer for the College of Science & Engineering.

Main Library open 24/7 from 20 March

The Main Library building will be open 24/7 every day from Monday 20 March to Saturday 23 December 2017.

New University maker space opens

A space providing students and staff with resources to work on innovative ideas and projects related to making is now open in the Main Library.

Utilising study space effectively

Main library sign in George Square
A space occupancy monitoring pilot is being carried out in the Main Library Lower Ground Floor - Group Study Room LG.03.

Essential maintenance of core IT services

There will be an essential maintenance event on Wednesday 8 March 2017.

New Research Cloud Service named for Eleanor Ormerod

We have created a comprehensive cloud computing service able to support flexible provisioning of infrastructure.

It's time to get creative

The Festival of Creative Learning is only a week away and we’re looking forward to the variety of events being run by staff and students across the University.

New training facilities open

We are pleased to announce the opening of brand new training facilities at Argyle House, opposite Edinburgh College of Art.

Celebrate Academic Book Week with us

In celebration of Academic Book Week 2017, we are holding three exciting events.

BITS - Issue 16 out now

The latest issue of BITS, the Information Services Group magazine, is now available online.

ISG services over the holiday period

Information about our services over the holiday period.

Brenda Moon remembered in Wikipedia editathon

Staff and students gathered in Old College on All Souls Day in November to celebrate the lives of colleagues who have recently died by creating new Wikipedia pages to describe their work.

Information Services Group is relocating

Information Services Group is relocating to newly refurbished office spaces across five floors of Argyle House.

Study space in the central area during exams

Student studying in the main library
Looking for study space in the central area during exams? The Main Library will be busy but there are alternative spaces available.

Open Unwrapped – An Advent of Open

Ever wished you had more gifts to unwrap? Our teams have created a curated advent calendar of open educational resources for all to share.