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Friends House Helpfile

A help file, for Birkbeck teaching staff, for the venue Friends House, for Birkbeck evening teaching

Friends House
173 Euston Road
London NW1 2BJ

020 7663 1100

Friends House Map Link

 

The following rooms are booked for Birkbeck teaching: 

FRH 01                                 

(capacity 36) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH 02                                 

(capacity 24) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH 04                                 

(capacity 18) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH 05 

(capacity 18) fixed projector, screen, flipchart, whiteboard,

FRH 06

(capacity 18) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH  Bloomsbury Suite A             

(capacity 24) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH  Bloomsbury Suite B              

(capacity 36) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH  Endsleigh Suite CD                

(capacity 34) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH  Endsleigh Suite E   

(capacity 22) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH George Fox              

(capacity 63) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH Elizabeth Fry            

(capacity 24) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH William Penn           

(capacity 30) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH Margaret Fell                      

(capacity 18) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

FRH William Penn 2                        

(capacity 18) fixed projector, screen, flipchart

A virtual walk-through of all rooms is available here

All rooms have fixed projectors, but you will need a wireless-enabled laptop for display and internet access.

 

WIFI is available;

WiFi network

Network Name (SSID): FH Conferencing

Password:                     @BritishQuakers

 

Laptops

Some Birkbeck laptops are available for use by Birkbeck tutors, set up by the in-house A/V technicians for Birkbeck evening teaching, login details on the laptop.

If you do not have a laptop, it is possible to hire one from the Friends House, but your department will be charged £60.00 per session.

 

Whiteboards

Fixed Whiteboards are available in some rooms, eg Room 5, but not all

 

If you have any queries or complaints about any aspect of the A/V provision in this venue, please contact Birkbeck AV team.

If the venue’s A/V or IT departments need to be contacted, the A/V team will do so on your behalf

The Birkbeck A/V team (ITS) via email at avtechnicians@bbk.ac.uk  

or by telephone on 020 7631 6543.

 

Friends House Hearing Impairment Provision

Room 1 – there is a built-in Hearing Loop System (no restriction on amount of students using the system. They simply need to adjust their hearing aids to the ‘T’ position)

Room 2 – there is an infra-red hearing loop system (max 5 users)     

Rooms 4, 5 and 6 – Mobile Unit provided that comes with 5 max neck loops (NB, neckloop attached to receiver)

Rooms 7 & 9 - there is a built in Hearing Loop System (no restriction on amount of students using the system. Students simply need to adjust their hearing aids to the ‘T’ position)

Rooms 10, 11 and 12 - we will provide a Mobile Unit that comes with 5 max neck loops

George Fox - there is a built in Hearing Loop System (no restriction on amount of students using the system. They simply need to adjust their hearing aids)   

Elizabeth Fry and William Penn rooms- there is an infra-red hearing loop system (max 5 users)

Large Hall (The Light) - there is a built in Hearing Loop System (no restriction on amount of students using the system. They simply need to adjust their hearing aids to the ‘T’ position)

 Please note: Friends House has only 2 Mobile Units available. Additional portable units can be supplied by Birkbeck , please email Birkbeck A/V team on avtechnicians@bbk.ac.uk or phone 020 7631 6543 to book. The student would need to pick up the unit from Malet Street Main Reception after booking the system, and return it to the same place.