About Sighthill LRC

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

Library Services

  • 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 study ‘pods’ or booths, plasma screens and technology which enable you to link to your phone or other portable device.
  • There are 10 study rooms and all are fitted with computers, 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 Library and IT help from our Help Desk on LRC 2.
 
 

LRC Floor 1 - Social Learning Area

A busy and vibrant space to work over coffee.

  • Help Sessions
  • Café
  • Self-service kiosks
  • MFD
  • Study space
  • Study pods and booths

​LRC Floor 2

LRC2 can be fairly noisy near the desk, but quieter than Level 1.

  • Main Library & IT Help Desk
  • Collect requested items
  • Print journals
  • Self-service kiosks
  • Lapsafe self-service Laptop Loans
  • About 100 PCs
  • MFDs
  • Print payment
  • Collect Print Services orders

LRC Floor 3 - Quiet Study

LRC 3 - 4 are bright, airy spaces with great views towards the Castle and Arthur's Seat, designated for Quiet Study. You can expect a background murmur of work related conversation.

  • Books and DVDs (LRC 3 000 - 599)
  • Study space
  • PCs
  • Silent study room
  • Laptop desks
  • Study pods
  • MFDs
  • Self-service kiosks.

LRC Floor 4 - Quiet Study

LRC 3 - 4 are bright, airy spaces with great views towards the Castle and Arthur's Seat, designated for Quiet Study. You can expect a background murmur of work related conversation.

  • Books and DVDs (600-999)
  • Study space
  • PCs
  • Silent study room
  • MFD
  • Study rooms
  • Self-service kiosks
  • Laptop desks.

​LRC Floor 5 East - The Horizon Suite

  • A large, double-height space on the top floor of the LRC.

LRC Floor 5 West

LRC FLOOR 5 WEST IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED

  • Silent study spaces
  • Laptop tables
  • Comfortable seating
  • Study rooms
  • Library Training Room (20 PCs).
 
 

Get help from the Library

Email: library@napier.ac.uk

Phone: 0131 455 3500

Sighthill LRC - Location and contact details

Edinburgh Napier University
Sighthill Learning Resource Centre
Sighthill Campus
Edinburgh EH11 4BN
Phone: 0131 455 3500 

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