Like the rest of the campus, the Print Room is now closed to all services that require students and staff to visit campus. This includes online submission bureau fabrication services such as laser cutting, 3d printing and CNC, as these still require in person collection. The Guru is still available to answer making related questions via the regular phone number 9035 8663, and the Maker Spaces team are providing online technical support consultations via zoom. Feel free to make a booking through the relevant Maker Spaces web pages below.
We house 2 Multi-Function Device printers that support A3 and A4 printing, scanning and copying.
Plotter 1 & 2
Our standard large format devices, printing A2 and above.
This printer does high quality prints at a reasonable price.
This high volume printer supports large format draft printing.
Large format scanning
Scanning up to 1118mm with resolutions up to 1200dpi.
Professional printing support for ABP staff.
The Print Room is accessible to all Students and Staff associated with the ABP Faculty. It provides high quality small and large format printing, scanning, cutting and binding facilities.
The print room is open to all staff and students during MSD opening hours from 9:00am - 11:00pm.
The print room is staffed Mon-Fri from 10am - 5pm during semester.
Staff support during non-teaching periods is limited to appointment only.
Digital Design Hubs
Every computer in the MSD & Baldwin Spencer buildings has the ability to send prints to the MSD Print Room.
To see the list of spaces click here.
Please note, for afterhours access you need to complete Level 0 & 1 inductions.
Printing throughout the University is charged through PaperCut. You can access your account, check and recharge your balance.
Only PDF's can be printed in the Print Room. Find out how to export and optimise a PDF, embed custom fonts, bleed and crop marks and more.
Booklet printing requires careful exporting & printing procedures. It is always a good idea to run a test print.
Always transform the file to CMYK before printing. Please note, colours may fade out on non-glossy paper, particularly BLACK. Follow the link above to learn more.
Can I print without a Student Card?
Yes, by using one of the digital design hub's computer. Print the job whilst logged into your account > Log into the University's PaperCut release server > Find the desired printer > Click 'Release'
Can I use my staff card to print?
Yes, by following the student printing procedure. Should you wish to charge a Themis string, please follow the procedure.
How do I reload my card?
Login to the Student Print portal.
>'Account Recharge' > 'Sign In' > Enter an amount > Enter your details > Enter card details
How do I ask for a refund?
Please submit your request via the Student Print portal.
> 'Recent Print Jobs' > Select the relevant print job > click on 'request refund'
Can I send my file online?
No, the WebPrint is not supported in the MSD Print Room.
My released job is not printing, what should I do?
Please ask a Print Room staff member. If after hours - apply for a refund for a failed job.
Why was my refund denied?
A refund will be denied for all cases of personal error.
Can I print from my own laptop?
No. Only computers in the MSD and Baldwin Spencer are able to print to the Print Room, external computers will have no access.
Is there anywhere else to print in the MSD building?
There is a printer located in the library on the ground floor.
Haven't found an answer?
Refer to our comprehensive knowledge base.
The Student Print Room is located on Level 1, Room 127 in the Glyn Davis Building (MSD).
The print room is open to staff and students during MSD opening hours 8:00am - 11:00pm.
The Print Room is staffed 10am - 5pm during semester.
For staff printing refer to this page.
High quality small and large format printing, scanning, cutting and binding facilities.