Kate Edger Information Commons


The Kate Edger Information Commons is regarded internationally as an innovative integrated teaching and learning environment.


About the Kate Edger Information Commons

Opened in 2003, the Kate Edger Information Commons was the first and is the largest Information Commons in the University of Auckland Library system.

There are five levels in the Kate Edger Information Commons. On Level 2 you will find the Student IT Hub. They provide IT support for students and have laptops for loan.

There are individual computer workstations on Levels 0, 2, and 3. Some computers in the Kate Edger Information Commons may be pre-booked using Book PC.

Kate Edger Information Commons by level

Level Computing and study spaces Services
Level 0
Floor plan
98 computers

Group study (talking permitted)
Level 1
Floor plan
  Career Development and Employability Services (CDES)

Te Fale Pouāwhina
Level 2
Floor plan
150 computers

Individual study (quiet talking permitted)

Computer Training Room 231
Student IT Hub

Disabilities Resource Room
Level 3
Floor plan
150 computers

Silent individual study (talking not permitted)
Inclusive Learning

English Language Enrichment (ELE)

Level 4
Floor plan
150 study desks

Silent individual study (talking not permitted)

Computer Training Rooms 431 and 433
Meeting Room 419

Seminar Room 420


Kate Edger IC provides for student use:

Computers (software) 398
Express computers 23
Laptops (software) 60
Printers 5 black and white
10 colour
Scanners 2
Multi-function devices (MFDs) - combined copier/printer/scanner 6 black and white
2 colour

Contact information

Physical address
Building 315
9 Symonds Street

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