Library & Internet Resource Account (LIRA) workstations for visitors can be found in the following locations:
- Robarts Library – on the first floor next to the main elevators
- Gerstein Science Information Centre – inside the main entrance by the glass doors
- The Engineering & Computer sciences Library – south end of the circulation desk
- Mathematical Sciences Library – near the circulation desk
To use the LIRA workstations, you must have a UTORid or create a free LIRA account. The LIRA computers are reserved for academic research only. Email, chat, games, gambling, programming and recreational Internet searching are not permitted. Patrons are requested to restrict use to 30 minutes
They are labeled with the following sign:
Quick Print workstations at Printing Kiosks allow LIRA log ins in order to print documents.
The following are LIRA workstations: ICW051, ICW052, ICW053, ICW116
All 16 CAF computers in the Porticoes are LIRA workstations. (RPW201 - RPW208, RPW251 - RPW258).
The LIRA workstations (ROW301 and ROW303) are located near the down escalators on the 3rd floor.
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library
LIRA workstations in the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library (Rm 8049), are located to the right as you exit the elevators. Follow the corridor to the East Asian Library. The first three computers (EAW801, EAW802, and EAW803) directly in the centre of the room are the LIRA workstations.
Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library
LIRA workstations in the Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library, are located to the left as you exit the elevators. Turn left when you enter the Library. Two computers near the Reference Desk are LIRA computers (HKW802, and HKW804).
The LIRA workstations are located directly behind the elevators on the 9th floor. Exit the elevators, stay to your right. Follow the wall around to LIRA workstations (RSW105, SW106, RSW107, RSW108, and RSW110).
To access the LIRA stations on the 11th floor make a left as you exit the elevators. There are 9 workstations (RSW303, RSW304, RSW305, RSW306, RSW307, RSW308, RSW309, RSW310, and SW311) which are LIRA stations.
To access the LIRA stations on the 13th floor, make a left as you exit the elevators. There are 9 workstations (RSW503, RSW504, RSW505, RSW506, RSW507, RSW508, RSW509, RSW510, nd RSW511) which are LIRA stations.
Gerstein LIRA workstations (GEW006, GEW007, GEW008, GEW009, GEW025, GEW026) are located on the main floor in the information area to the right of the entrance. There are four standing stations facing the aisle and one sitting station right behind them.
LIRA workstations are located in the Engineering & Computer Science Library (Room 2402). There& are 4 LIRA workstations (ENW025, ENW026, ENW027, and ENW030), closest to the public printer, near the Information Desk.