Students walking from the Catalyst
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53.3 Degrees Coffee Shop

53.3 degrees is open offering hot and cold drinks as well as a range of snacks. You can find them to the left of them entrance to Catalyst.

Specialist Software

There are a number of high performance workstations in Catalyst to facilitate access to specialised professional applications. These workstations are available whenever the building is open.

A full list of available software in the building  can be found on the Learning Services webpages including locations of workstations with specific licenses.

Some workstations can be booked in 1-3 hour periods via the student room booking system

Accessibility and Assistive Technology

Catalyst has a level entrance with sliding doors and a lift that serves all floors including the Mezzanine. Accessible toilets can be found across the building with “Toilets for everyone” located on the ground floor.

A hearing loop is available at the Helpdesk.

There are adjustable desks across the building, please let us know if you need help locating these or using any other part of the building.

Assistive technology is available across all networked PCs. For more information on this software and how it can help your studies visit

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