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Julian Hodge Study Centre (24/7 access)

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The Julian Hodge Study Centre, located on the 2nd floor of the Julian Hodge Building, provides a 24/7 access IT workstation room for use by all staff and students of Cardiff University.

IT support and assistance is provided by University IT staff during the times indicated below but at all other times the facilities provided in the 2nd floor study centre are available for unsupported use whilst the building is monitored by Cardiff University Security staff.

Meeting Rooms and Training Rooms are also available on the 3rd floor of the building but these can only be booked during the supported times indicated below.

IT Support and Assistance

 

Open-access facilities in the 2nd floor Study Centre are available 24/7 for use by staff and students of Cardiff University.

IT support is provided by University IT staff during University Semesters as indicated below …

Monday 28 September 2015 to Friday 10 June 2016,
excluding recess periods and bank holidays as is indicated below.

Monday to Friday

from 9.00 to 21.00

Saturday

from 10.00 to 17.00

Prior to the start of the semester additional support will be provided from 10.00 to 17.00 on ...

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2015

Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 September 2015

During peak periods of demand, support will also be provided from 10.00 to 17.00 on the following Sundays ...

4, 11, 18 and 25 October 2015

10, 17, 24 and 31 January 2016

8, 15, 22 and 29 May 2016

5 June 2016

Please note that whilst the 2nd floor Study Centre remains open for 24/7 access during recess periods and bank holidays, IT support provided is restricted during these periods ...   

Christmas Recess
(Saturday 12 December 2015 to Sunday 3 January 2016)

Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 December 2015

Enquiry Desk closed.

Monday 14 to Friday 18 December 2015

9.00 to 17.00

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 December 2015

Enquiry Desk closed.

Monday 21, Tuesday 22 AND Wednesday 23 December 2015

9.00 to 17.00

Thursday 24 December 2015 to Sunday 3 January 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

 

Easter Recess
(Saturday 19 March 2016 to Sunday 10 April 2016)

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 March 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

Monday 21 March to Thursday 24 March 2016

9.00 to 17.00

Friday 25 March to Monday 28 March 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

Tuesday 29 March to Friday 1 April 2016

9.00-17.00

Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 April 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

Monday 4 April to Friday 8 April 2016

9.00-17.00

Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 April 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

 

Bank Holidays

Monday 2 May 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

Monday 30 May 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

 

Summer Recess
(Saturday 11 June 2016 to Sunday 25 September 2016)

Monday to Friday

9.00 to 17.00

Saturday and Sunday

Enquiry Desk closed.

 

Bank Holiday

Monday 29 August 2016

Enquiry Desk closed.

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Access

  • Study Centre located on the 2nd floor with meeting and training rooms on the 3rd floor of the Julian Hodge Building.  All floors accessible via a lift
  • Accessible parking (blue badge holders) situated nearby, outside adjacent Aberconway Building.  Use of these parking spaces is restricted by Security Services and please note that no parking is available for staff or students in this area
  • Accessible toilets are located on the ground floor and within the Study Centre on the second floor of the building

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Facilities

24/7 access in the 2nd floor Study Centre to:

  • 120 open-access Windows 7 workstations
  • multi-functional device (MFD) and networked black and white and full colour A4 and A3 printing (chargeable via myPrint service)
  • multi-functional device (MFD) wireless printing (available via webPrint service), MFDs also provide photocopying and scanning service
  • printer payment machine (Pay Station)
  • a variety of assistive software and hardware

IT support assistants provided by University IT to offer help and assistance for IT queries during supported hours.

Also available:

  • power sockets provided for laptop charging whilst working
  • Eduroam wireless connectivity available throughout building
  • shop sales to include; general stationery, USB sticks, folders, pens and stamps
  • comb binding service
  • lamination

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Laptop Registration

Students staying in University accommodation can self-register laptops for use of the University wireless network.  Staff are able to assist with registration of laptops owned by students who are not in University accommodation and can also set-up mobile devices, e.g. smartphones and tablets, for wireless connection. Laptops are required to pass simple checks to avoid problems with virus infections, see security and virus protection for more information.
  • Julian Hodge Study Centre Contact Details

    Phone: 029 2087 0318
    Extension: from Cathays Campus: 70318 / from Heath Campus 01798 70318
    Address:

    Information Services (INSRV)
    Cardiff University, Colum Drive, Cardiff
    CF10 3EU

  • The Julian Hodge Building is a 24/7 university location but for your security, and the security of the building, access is controlled by your University ID card ...

    ... to the building
    Mon to Fri: after 18.00 and before 08.00
    Sat and Sun: all day

    ... and to the 2nd floor Study Centre
    Mon to Fri: after 17.00 and before 08.45
    Sat and Sun: all day

    During restricted entry times you must use the swipe units located by the swing doors at both ground floor entrances to the building as well as on the entry door to the 2nd floor Study Centre.  INSRV staff are unable to assist with problems with ID cards.  Please contact the Security Centre on Park Place if you are unable to access this building.

  • Julian Hodge Study Centre Contact Details

    Phone:029 2087 0318