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  Sighthill

Sighthill Learning Resource Centre offers students a range of comfortable study environments with up-to-date facilities spread over five floors.   
  
Sighthill library supports the following areas of study:
   
Nursing & Midwifery  | Vet Nursing | Life sciences | Sports science  | Social sciences  
  
 
  

At Sighthill, you can: 

  • Use our computers, scan, print & copy facilities: we have around 300 networked computers, scanners, and Multi Function Devices (MFDs) to print, copy & scan. There are power points for laptops on all floors and Wi-Fi is available throughout. 
  • Use one of our collaborative ‘pods’ or booths, plasma screens and technology which enable you to link to your phone or other portable device.
  • Book time in one of 10 collaborative group rooms. All rooms are fitted with computers, and most are fitted with plasma screens. One contains equipment for students with additional needs.
  • Study in silence in one of our silent rooms (3.E.07 and 4.E.07) with great views towards the Castle and Arthur’s Seat.
  • Find Library collections including books, print journals and DVDs; and borrow and return them using the self- service kiosks. 
  • Borrow and return laptops using the self-service Lapsafe. 
  • Get Help: Library and IT help from our Helpdesk on LRC 2; or drop into an academic support session on LRC 1 - more details here: http://bit.ly/2kgVBHP.  

LRC 1 - our Group Study / Social Learning area, a vibrant space to work with friends over coffee
  • Help Sessions, Café, Self-service loan and return, MFD, Group Study space, Collaborative pods and booths.
​LRC 2 - Can be fairly noisy near the desk, but quieter than Level 1
  • Main Library & IT helpdesk, Collect requested items, Print Journals, Self-service loan and return, Lapsafe self-service Laptop Loans, about 100 pcs, MFDs, Print Payment, Collect Print Services Orders, 
​LRC 3 - 4 are bright, airy spaces with great views towards the Catel and Arthur's Seat, designated for 'Quiet Study', you can expect a background murmur of work related conversation.
 
LRC 3
  • Books and DVDs (LRC 3 000 - 599), Study space, PCs, Silent study room, Laptop desks, Collaborative pods, MFDs, Self-service loan and return.
LRC 4
  • Books and DVDs (600-999), Study space, PCs, Silent study room, MFD, Collaborative Group Rooms, Self service loan and return, Laptop desks.
​LRC 5 is a comfortable, tranquil space with great views on the East side towards the Castle and Arthur's Seat, designated for 'Silent Study' when not in use for teaching or events (*check availability the Sighthill Calendar of Events
  • Individual study spaces, Laptop tables, comfortable seating, Collaborative Group Rooms, Training Room (20 pcs).

 
Get Library help 

Contact Sighthill Learning Resource Centre​

  • Telephone: 0131 455 5616 
  • Campus Support Manager:  Sheila Barcroft  ​
​​​Edinburgh Napier University
 
Sighthill Learning Resource Centre
Sighthill Campus
Edinburgh EH11 4BN
 
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