Computers and technology

Photocopy

Self-service photocopy machines are available on every library floor and in branch libraries. Copies are available only in black and white. To get the copies users must pay with coins. The charge is 10 groszy for one copy (A4) and 20 groszy for A3 pages.


Prints

Printers are available from librarians' desk - users can send files to the printer through network, from PC's  they're working on. Later they can pick printed pages from the librarian. Printing is available on the ground floor and on the 3rd floor. Printing is a paid service - one page costs 30 groszy. They are only black and white prints available.


Scanning

Students can use self-service scanners:
• flatbed scanners can be found on each floor
• professional scanner book2net spirit on the 1st floor. 

This is a high-resolution scanner, designed for use in small libraries and public libraries, with high performance and speed and working area of 489x351 mm. Scans are saved to USB memory.

Computers equipped with flat scanners can be found both in the Main Library and in branch libraries in free access areas. Using all scanners is free.

 

 


Computers

Library offers over 120 computers for users, all connected to the internet. Students can use them freely - but some demand authorisation with library card or Students ID. Every PC have web browser and office suite installed (Microsoft Word, OpenOffice or other), some of them have additional software like AutoCAD 2006, Autodesk AutoCAD Revit Series 8.1, VIZ Render 2006.

 


Access to the internet

Whole library is in the range of Wi-Fi network called EDUROAM. Wireless networking is available across the Lodz University of Technology campuses. You can access the Internet through Wi-Fi using university’s network EDUROAM. It needs installing two certificates on your laptop or other mobile device. If your have your certificate from home university it should be still valid and connect you to EDUROAM.


If not – use library computers or wire connection. Free LAN ports are available in the library on the ground floor (room 3) and on the 1st floor (room 103) and you can borrow network cable from the circulation desk (Student ID is needed).

 

 

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