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IT Services & Support

Computers in the Library
Computers installed with different application software are provided in both Academy Library and FTV Library.
21 public PCs are provided in the Academy Library and 8 PCs in Film and Television Library. The software applications installed in these PCs are listed below:

Standard Software

  Windows PC iMac
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64 bit macOS 12 Monterey
Productivity Software Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft Office 365
Web Browser
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox​​
  • Google Chrome
  • Apple Safari
  • Mozilla Firefox​​
  • Google Chrome
Utilities
  • 7-Zip
  • Acrobat Adobe Reader​​
  • RefWorks Write-N-Cite
  • Apabi Reader
  • CAJ Viewer
  • Artstor Offline Image Viewer
  • IrfanView
  • VLC Player
  • iTunes
  • RefWorks Citation Manager

Additional Software in dedicated Library PCs

Software Location
(Academy Library unless specified)
PC No.
Adobe Creative Cloud Learning Resources Room
Learning Resources Area (F/TV Library)
1-5
4-7
Sibelius 8 Learning Resources Room
Information Commons
Seminar Room A & C
6,7
3
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Finale 2014
Final Cut Pro X ​ Learning Resources Room​​ 1,2​​
JAWS Professional 2019 AV Room​​ 1​​
Wi-Fi Connection
Wi-Fi service is available for free in both Academy Library and FTV Library. Users can access the Internet with their portable devices through different networks. For details, please refer to the webpage on Wi-Fi Connection.
 
Printing, Scanning and Photocopying
All photocopiers available in the libraries can make copies in black & white or in color. They are connected to the nearby library PCs. There are three Octopus Card operated printer/copiers in the Academy Library and one in the F/TV Library.  Flatbed scanners are also provided in both Academy Library and FTV Library.  For details, please refer to the webpage on Printing, Scanning and Photocopying Services.

Wi-Fi printing service is offered in both libraries, allowing users to print from their laptops or mobile devices to the designated multi-function photocopier. Online guide is available.
 
Quick battery charging for mobile devices is available in the Academy Library. Re-charging accessories are available for loan in both libraries.​
 
There are three Seminar Rooms located on the Upper Ground Floor. Each room is equipped with a PC and advanced educational equipment. Bookings can be made online via Library Seminar Room Booking System.
 
IT Policies in the Academy
Please observe the Academy’s IT Security policies and regulations when using the IT services and facilities in the Library.