1. OUCS Publications

OUCS produces a range of documents useful to all sections of the University including research related items, general help guides, resources documents, annual reviews, IT news, etc.

OUCS News
IT: A Vital Component. IT, Impact, and Public/Business Engagement - A Brief Guide
The issues of public engagement and demonstrating how your project could have a beneficial impact on society are now becoming increasingly important to many researchers and lecturers within the University. In this brief guide we list a series of practical suggestions on how you can use IT tools to help meet both these goals.
OUCS in 2011
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This review of 2011 summarises and celebrates the continuing achievements by OUCS staff in delivering highquality reliable services, supporting the Information Technology needs of the collegiate University as cost-effectively as possible, and adjusting to new demands.

Other Reports

Other Activities

  • Artweeks at OUCS
  • A report from the annual Freshers Survey, looking at freshers' IT experience and conducted at Freshers Fair, is available from marketing@oucs.ox.ac.uk

3. Posters

Please feel free to download and print the following PDF files at any size you like and display where you feel appropriate to bring the service to the attention of students and staff.

3.1. Open Spires - Two Posters

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3.2. Webex Posters

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Figure 2. Click Connect Collaborate
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3.5. Computer Hardware Breakdown Service Posters

3.8. Make: Posters

NOTE: These posters do not include any reference to OUCS or use the OUCS logo so are not suitable for display outside OUCS

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Thumbnail of Make Open posterMake open poster, Thumbnail of Make Images posterMake Images poster, Thumbnail of Make Posters posterMake Posters poster

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3.9. Older Poster Series

Note: Many of these are out of date and advertise services or URLs which no longer apply

Archive Posters

5. OUCS Prize Winners

  • Freshers Fair Survey iPod Nano winnerWinner! The winner of the 2008 Freshers Fair draw for a new iPod Nano was William Attwell of St Anthony's College.
  • Shop Prize Draw December 07 winner photoWinner! The winner of the December 2007 OUCS Shop Prize Draw for pair of Sennheisser headphones was Laurie Maguire of Magdalen College.
  • Shop Prize Draw November 07 winner photoWinner! The winner of the November 2007 OUCS Shop Prize Draw for an 8MB memory stick was Bushra Ahmad of Christchurch.
  • Shop Prize Draw October 07 winner photoWinner! The winner of the October 2007 OUCS Shop Prize Draw for a laptop security kit was Krzysztof Ilowiecki of Jesus College
  • iPod Touch winner photo (2007)Winner! The winner of the 2007 Freshers Fair draw for a video iPod Touch was Rebecca Robertshore of Pembroke College
  • iPod winner photo (2006)Winner! The winner of the 2006 Freshers Fair draw for a video iPod was Heather Lewtas of Linacre College

7. OUCS Presence at Events

7.1. OUCS Stall, Display or Presentation at Regular Events

For new staff - Breakfast at OUCS, every term

For new IT support staff -ITSS Induction Workshops, 3-4 times a year

For ITSS, ITSS Conference, annual event

For ITSS, IT Suppliers Exhibition, annual event

For new students - Freshers Fair, annual event. Report from 2009 Freshers Survey (PDF)

For new students - Departmental induction sessions, annual event. See your department

7.2. OUCS Stall, Display or Presentation at Special Events

Teaching Award Ceremony