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IT Services

An Introduction to IT at the University of Leicester


on campus students

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Help Zone

in the Library


0116 252 2253


[email protected] go.le.ac.uk/it4students

University IT account

• You can use your University IT account to login to: – PCs on campus – Blackboard VLE – University email – Free wifi – Library resources • Save files to your personal Z: drive – Available off-campus from www.le.ac.uk/myfiles • 500MB of secure storage space go.le.ac.uk/it4students

University IT account

• Do not share your password with anyone • Ensure you choose a secure password • Reset your password: – www.le.ac.uk/resetpassword go.le.ac.uk/it4students

Student email

• Your email address is [email protected] • Email storage is 25GB • On campus: Student email icon on your desktop • Off campus: webmail.le.ac.uk • Connect your email to your smart phone or iPad go.le.ac.uk/it4students

Blackboard VLE

• Virtual Learning Environment for: – Course materials and activities – Submitting your assignments • Login with your University IT account on or off campus: blackboard.le.ac.uk

• – – Help videos available on the Blackboard Home page Log in and get around Blackboard Submit your work to Turnitin go.le.ac.uk/it4students


• Print from any University PC on campus • Login to a Smart Printer and select your documents to print • Top up your printing account – By card online at printcredit.le.ac.uk

– By cash in the Library • Colour printing, photocopy and scanning available in the Library go.le.ac.uk/it4students

Free wifi

Connect your laptop or phone to eduroam wifi anywhere on campus: • Connect to eduroam-setup • Then follow instructions at wifi.le.ac.uk

• Free wifi at many other eduroam Universities and institutions worldwide go.le.ac.uk/it4students

IT Help

• Help Zone in the Library – Monday-Friday 9am-9pm – Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday 12pm-6pm • IT Service Desk – Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.00pm

– Call 0116 252 2253 – Email [email protected] • Follow IT Services on Twitter @uolits go.le.ac.uk/it4students

IT Training

• Online training at go.le.ac.uk/it4students • Training workshops , including: – Word Long Document Essentials – PowerPoint for Academic Posters – PowerPoint for Presentations – Excel Charts • One-to-one IT Help consultations go.le.ac.uk/it4students