The Commons

Masks are strongly encouraged while in the QEII Library (including The Commons) and the Rotunda.


Computing Support Desk & Computer Access

Computers and printing services are available for drop-in use in The Commons and the Rotunda. Check out our hours of operation for in-person technical support on the Computing Support Desk. 

For more information on how the library is supporting remote teaching and learning, please visit their website

Tutoring and Software Workshops

The Commons peer tutors are available to provide assistance in a variety of software applications. Upcoming workshops will be advertised via our Workshops page. One-on-one software assistance is also available; contact us at to book an appointment.

Scanning & Colour Printing

Scanning and colour printing are currently available in The Commons, at the designated stations outside the entrance to the Digital Media Centre. 

Downloadable Software

You can install a number of applications on your home computer including Microsoft Office 365, SPSS, MatLab, and ArcGIS. All of these can be downloaded by visiting and following the instructions provided.