School of GeoSciences

Information Technology

IT support for staff and postgraduate students in GeoSciences is provided by the school's local team. This page contains information on services provided, and the support available.

Working from Home

As the country is being advised to work from home, many students and staff need access to specific software packages which are not available for the home environment. These pages will help you navigate the complexities of remote working.

Getting Started

IT registration and important information for everyone starting work in GeoSciences.

IT Support

IT support for staff and postgraduate students in GeoSciences is provided by the school's local team.

Eduroam WiFi

How to connect to our WiFi service Eduroam.

Computing Equipment

How to purchase IT equipment for use within the School.

Computing Labs

The school has a number of computing labs open to taught postgraduate students.

Video Conferencing

The school offers a number of bookable video conferencing rooms.


Information on what software is available to the School.

Email and Communications

The school provides a number of ways to communicate with internal and external people.

Printing, Copying and Scanning

How to use our cloud printing services, as well as information on free quota and printer locations.


It is your responsibility to ensure that your data and sensitive information is protected. Find out how to protect your data by keeping it secure.

Data Storage

The school provides a variety of data storage locations for personal and group use, for internal and external collaboration. In addition to an initial 2GB quota provided by the school, the University's Research DataStore provides every research student and staff with a 500GB quota.

Linux Servers

The school runs a number of Linux servers for communal use.

IT Training

Links to IT training courses provided within the University.

Personal Web Space

Web pages are a vital tool to allow the world to see who we are and what we are doing.

Support in research computing

This page seeks to make explicit the ways in which the School offers support for researchers' computing.

Research Data Management

This page provides links to resources that guide and support data management, both within the School and across the wider University. Guidance and support for managing, sharing and preserving research data.

GeoSciences IT team

Meet the School of GeoSciences' IT team.