Lundi 24 septembre a eu lieu, en grande pompe, l’inauguration officielle du LLC. Au programme des réjouissances : discours, concerts, visite guidée et cocktail. La cérémonie a débuté à 14h30 en présence de Leurs Altesses Royales le Grand-Duc et la Grande-Duchesse de Luxembourg. Monsieur Luc Dhamen, directeur du Fonds Belval, le Professeur Dr. Stéphane Pallage, Recteur de l’université, Monsieur François Bausch, Ministre du Développement durable et des Infrastructures, Monsieur Marc Hansen, Ministre délégué à l’Enseignement supérieur et à la Recherche ont […]
Pour la première fois ce matin, le Luxembourg Learning Centre a ouvert ses portes au public. Pour l’occasion, un petit déjeuner était offert aux premiers visiteurs. Etudiants, membres de la communauté universitaire mais aussi externes ont été nombreux à venir découvrir la nouvelle infrastructure de l’Université du Luxembourg qui sera désormais accessible à tous du lundi au vendredi de 8h à 22h. Les premiers utilisateurs se sont rapidement appropriés les lieux en investissant les différents espaces disponibles : espaces de travail […]
Traditional libraries often demand complete silence from their users. In the LLC you will not be shushed if you talk at a reasonable sound level. We even encourage collaboration of our users in the designated areas of the building. Still we know that sometimes absolute silence is key for focused working. That’s why we offer 54 workplaces in quiet zones, located on two floors in six closed, but light-flooded rooms. To support you even more to immerse yourself into whatever […]
In the LLC jargon a cube is an individual workplace dedicated to silent work. They are colorful, funny, ergonomic, equipped with a desk lamp, electrical outlet as well as an USB-port; and: they can be reserved! 25 of them in orange and yellow are located at level -2 next to the art & literature collections. 14 in blue are located on the second floor next to the engineering & medicine collections. Hard to imagine? Have a look at the picture […]
In the LLC computers were installed in various types of work spaces. All users can make use of: 152 individual work stations equipped with a desktop PC, 163 collaborative work spaces with access to a PC and multimedia functionality 53 tablets integrated into shelves for your quick access to our catalogue and 14 tablets attached to some comfortable armchairs for a relaxed read. Still there are 352 work stations without computers, but with electric sockets and USB-ports, and 54 work […]
The pre-opening tours for the university staff are well attended – more than two-hundred colleagues already got an impression of the interior architecture of the LLC as well as of the future services. So if you are a university member take your chance until the end of August and register for these tours via the link sent around in the uni-newsletters. We also welcomed already some international guests like the delegation from Kladno, the Czech partner city of Esch, who […]
We don’t know yet how crowded the LLC will be – but in case you worry about finding a space for your group work session or your individual work, we will have something for you: the reservation system that allows you to book different kinds of collaborative working areas and special individual work spaces in the LLC. Look forward to an easy way of securing your favourite space in the LLC as well as to the practical features these spaces […]
The most famous Luxembourgish news station presented the Luxembourg Learning Centre on their website. If you want to see some footage of the current situation in the LLC as well as interviews with the Vice-Rector for academic affairs Romain Martin and the head of the LLC Marie-Pierre Pausch then click here.
Were you ever short of a laptop for a presentation or a group work session? No problem in future: the Luxembourg Learning Centre will offer 24h loans via its laptop lending machine!