The teaching rooms

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The University Library has 2 teaching rooms that are available primarily for Library staff use. In addition the Postgraduate Suite has a large study space, equipped with a projector and screen; this room can be used for postgraduate staff and students for group presentations.

Location

Room 0.25 and Room 0.26 are located on the ground floor of the library, to the rear of the IT/ library helpdesk. The postgraduate study space is located at the rear of the library in room 0.38. See the ground floor plan for details.

Booking & Availability

The Library’s teaching rooms are not part of the room booking system used for Group Study rooms, and can normally only be booked by Library staff through Google calendar. Other University staff may be able to arrange use of the rooms by sending a request to library@port.ac.uk or phoning ext 3228. Note that no bookings from non-Library staff will be accepted during October and November.

There is no booking procedure for the Postgraduate Study Space.

When not in use, the Library’s teaching rooms are made available for general student use as extra study space at busy periods during 24 hour opening.

Equipment Available

Room 0.25

Suitable for teaching groups of up to 30 students, with standard desktop PCs provided

  • 30 student PCs housed in flip-top desks
  • 1 x teaching PC
  • 1 x projector and screen
  • 1 x DVD player
  • Audio is available
  • 1 x portable flip chart/ whiteboard

Room 0.26

A large room, capable of seating approximately 50 people.

  • 15 student PCs
  • 1 x teaching PC
  • 1 x projector and screen
  • Audio is available
  • 2 x large wall mounted whiteboards
  • 1 x portable flip chart/ whiteboard

Postgraduate study space

  • 1 x teaching PC
  • 1 x projector and screen