Information Services

Hugh Robson Building

Computers are located in the lower ground floor of the Hugh Robson Building, George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9XD

Availability change Semester 1

The Hugh Robson building computer lab will be unavailable on Friday mornings 09:00 - 12:00 for semester 1 of the 2023/24 academic year (18.09.23 -01.12.23)


  • 209 windows PCs
  • 1 accessible PC with scanning facilities
  • Two group study rooms with 6 windows PCs in each, bookable by students through MyED
  • Three single PC study rooms
  • BYOD Device desk only areas

Software and Services

  • Accessible PC has adjustable height desk
  • 2 colour multi-function printers
  • Scanning available on both multi-function printers


  • Opening hours are 7.30am - 10.00pm
  • 24/7 PCs are available in the Main Library
  • 65 seat room occasionally used for teaching
  • Used for exams

Disability Statement

If you need assistance to evacuate a building in an emergency, please make sure you have a Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan (PEEP) in place for this venue before using these facilities.