Department of Library Services
+27 12 420 2235/6

Physical Facilities at the Learning Centre


Auditorium   |   Training Centre   |  Discussion Facilities   |   Individual Study Spaces


Auditorium

The auditorium area consists of:
 -   90 seats (+ loose chairs), smart podium, screen and Vidyo screen
 -   Kitchen and service area with fridge/freezer, microwave oven, ice maker, water boiler
 -   Lounge area
 -   Restrooms

The use of any of the facilities is restricted to library hours

Booking is essential for all use of the auditorium & can be made with:
Gerda Ehlers: gerda.ehlers@up.ac.za OR Louisa buys: louisa.buys@up.ac.za

Training Centre

The training centre consists of:
Training room 1
 -   This facility has 36 computers, 4 plasma screens & an integrated interactive system.
Training room 2
 -   This facility has 24 computers, 2 plasma screens and an integrated interactive system.
Training room 3
 -   This facility has 4 tables with 16 seats & computer facilities at each table
 -   This can be used as group discussion areas
 -   Each table can be booked at the helpdesk for two hours at a time

Bookings can be made with:
Louisa Buys: 012 420 3159 or louisa.buys@up.ac.za

Discussion Facilities

Discussion rooms can be booked for group discussions at the info desk. It can only be booked for two hours at a time. The use of any of the facilities is restricted to library hours.

Discussion Room 1
This facility consists of:
 -   2 plasma screens
 -   One large table with 10 seats

Discussion Room 2
This facility consists of:
 -   White board
 -   No computer facilities
 -   One table with 10 seats

Open Group Discussion Areas
The Learning Centre also offers access to open group discussion areas with Wifi Connectivity.
There are 84 seats and available on the eastern side on level 3.

Individual Study Spaces

There are 35 seats on the balcony on level 4 on the eastern side of the Library, where you can do individual, quiet, studying. This facility also has Wifi Connectivity.