IT & Internet

Computers 

The Sainsbury Library has a number of PCs and Macs for library users. Two PCs are available for any member of the Bodleian Libraries to use. To log-in to these, use your Bodleian username and password.

You are welcome to bring your own laptop or tablet computer to the Sainsbury Library.

Wi-Fi 

To access the internet on your laptop or mobile device you may use the one of the Wi-Fi networks available within the Library:

Which Wi-Fi network should I use?

  • Current SBS member - If you have your SSO activated, use Eduroam. If you are still waiting for your SSO, use _TheCloud.
  • Member of another educational institution - If you have previously set up an account, you can use the Eduroam network.
  • Bodleian Readers' Card-holder - Use the "Bodleian-Libraries" network. The first browser window you open after connecting will take you to a log-on page where you should enter your Bodleian username and password.
  • Attending an Oxford Saïd conference - You may be able to use the "SBS-Conf" network. Please contact your conference organiser for more information. Otherwise use _TheCloud.

Wi-Fi Setup instructions:

Equipment for laptops & mobile devices 

We have the following equipment available to readers for library use only: 

  • Kensington MicroSaver Cable Lock for MacBook Pro/Windows Laptop (x 4)
  • Ethernet cables (x 4)
  • 85W MagSafe Power Adapter (Apple) (x 2)
  • 85W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter (Apple) (x 2)
  • Lightning to USB Cable (Apple) (x 3)
  • 30-pin to USB Cable (Apple)
  • 12W USB Power Adapter (Apple)
  • 5W USB Power Adapter (Apple)
  • USB Cable
  • Micro USB Cable
  • Alternative plug for the 85W MagSafe Power Adapter (Apple) (x 2)
  • Alternative plug for the 85W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter (Apple) (x 2)
  • Business card reader
  • Kensington Travel Adaptor (Euro, UK, Australia/China, USA/Japan) (x 4)
  • Power Adapter Extension Cable (Apple) (x 2)
  • USB-C Power Adapter (Apple) (x 2)
  • Alternative plug for the 29W USB Type-C Power Adapter (Apple) (x 2)
  • Power cable: 1m C7 'Figure of 8' power cable for Windows laptop
  • Power cable: 1m C5 'Cloverleaf' power cable for Windows laptop
  • Power cable: 1m C13 'Kettle' power cable for Windows laptop
  • Bamboo tablet stand
  • Scientific calculator

To borrow any of these items, please ask a member of library staff. If there is an item not listed that you would like us to provide, please do make a recommendation.

IT Support

For help with using any of the library's e-resources, please ask a member of library staff. For support with other IT issues, Saïd Business School members can contact the IT Helpdesk, and other members of the University can contact IT Services.

 

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