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Library Induction

A hub for everything you need to be introduced to the library. Click on the menu to explore further.

Connecting to our Wi-Fi

Our Wi-Fi is called eduroam.

For a faster and more secure service University students and staff should connect to eduroam and not Guest WiFi UoP.

It's quick and easy to connect your Laptop or Phone to our Wi-Fi 

Search for the network eduroam and enter your University email and Password

Full instructions for your device can be found here                                          

Using our computers

  • We have PCs and a number of Macs in the Library available for students to use on a first-come basis.
  • To log in you will need to use your University email and password.
  • There are computing areas in the 24/7 Learning Space, Level 0 and Level 1 with a limited number of PCs on Level 2 and Level 3.

Software

In the Library

We have a variety of software available on our computers including Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative cloud.

At home

You can download Office 365 for free which includes Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Have a look at what software you can use and how to download it at our Work at Home page.

University of Plymouth App

Go to an app store and search for University of Plymouth to download our app.

You'll get quick, easy access to

  • The Library. See what books you have on loan, our opening times and other useful links                                   
  • Your University email
  • Learning Spaces. Where you can find study spaces across campus.
  • DLE
  • Your timetable
  • LinkedIn Learning   
  • Study support
  • Maps
  • Student Union

and much more.

LinkedIn Learning

All students and staff to have free 24/7 access to LinkedIn Learning, a library of training videos and tutorials covering a wide range of software, technologies and skills, including the Microsoft suite.

This includes over 5,000 online courses with over 245,000 videos created by industry experts. Once a course is completed, this can be added to your LinkedIn profile, showcasing your training history to potential employers. Find out more on IT services page.