Kate Edger Information Commons

Ururangi

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 IC Helpdesk. They have laptops for loan and also issue clickers.

There are individual computer work stations 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
37 study desks

Silent, individual study (talking not permitted)
English Language Enrichment (ELE)

 
Level 2
Floor plan
150 computers

Individual study (quiet talking permitted)

Computer Training Room 231
IC Helpdesk

Disabilities Resource Room
Level 3
Floor plan
150 computers

Silent individual study (talking not permitted)
Student Learning Centre
Level 4
Floor plan
150 study desks

Silent individual study (talking not permitted)

Computer Training Rooms

431 & 433
Meeting Room 419

Seminar Room 420

Library Learning Services

Kate Edger IC provides for student use:

Computers (software) 398
Express computers 28
Laptops (software) 60
Printers 14 black and white
2 colour
Scanners 13
Multi-function devices (MFDs) - combined copier/printer/scanner 14 black and white
2 colour
e-Pos stations 5