Information technology access

  • Access to information technology (IT) facilities and services is controlled by using a username and password.
  • You will have an account on the Birkbeck network.  You may use the PCs installed at the USS building and UEL library.  
  • At UEL Library - There are 12 PCs available for Birkbeck students to use on the ground floor and 3 PCs on the first floor. There are 2 steps to logging on. 

          Firstly, you need to enter this username and password:

  • Username:  bbkuser
  • Password:   U3Ladv1se

         Then enter your Birkbeck IT username and password.

  • At USS - To log onto a computer, select the "Birkbeck" option then enter the username and password that was issued to you when you enrolled.
  • You should always use your Birkbeck IT Services username and password - the same that you set up when you enrolled.
  • For the Birkbeck network your username usually consists of your initial and the first few letters of your last name followed by some numbers.
  • To top up your print/photocopy credits you will need to buy them online from the IT Services website using a credit or debit card.