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Information Management & Technology


Skype for Business – Coming Soon

In July we’ll be replacing our instant messaging service Office Communicator (OCS) with Skype for Business (S4B). Learn more about this communication tool on the LSE IT News blog.   

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 Free Antivirus Protection

Did you know:  all staff and students can download free Sophos antivirus software for their personal devices? For more info and to download your copy, please see here

For more advice on keeping your data and devices secure while online, please see the Protect Your Own Computer webpages. 


Latest Status Information

Keep up-to-date with the latest on IT@LSE, new services and upcoming scheduled maintenance by visiting the LSE IT News Blog or follow us on Twitter: @lseitnews 


New on the Blog

Essential Systems Maintenance, Thursday 30 June – Friday 1 July, 23:59 – 07:00
IMT will be carrying out essential systems maintenance overnight starting on Thursday 30 June at 23:59 until 07:00am on Friday 1 July. All IT services should still be available during this period, however if there are any outages they will only be for a few seconds at a time while system upgrades are performed. If you have any questions or […]

Student computer areas

LSE has around 1000 PCs around the School and residence computer rooms. Find information on term time computer access, vacation computer access and i-Roam, the LSE laptop loan service


Audio-visual services

Audio visual services are available to provide support for teaching rooms and lecture theatres in and around LSE.




Using your own computer and mobile device

Information on connecting to LSE resources off-site, connecting personally-owned laptops and connecting mobile devices to the LSE network.


IT training

The IT Training team offer free training sessions and individualised support throughout the year to help both staff and students use a variety of software packages more effectively.


IT accessibility

Accessibility and inclusion information is provided to support individual staff and student using equipment, computer software and assistive technology.


Information security

Guidance is provided on our approach to information security, policies and procedures, handing sensitive data, securely using LSE equipment and securing your own devices.





Online guides and FAQs

Extensive guides and frequently asked questions are provided on Information Management and Technology tools, facilities and resources.


Service catalogue

This Service Catalogue provides a central source of information and a brief overview of all the current services provided by Information Management and Technology.


Buy hardware and software

There are a series of agreements available to LSE staff and students, which can lead to discounts when purchasing IT hardware and software.






Staff and Postgraduate Students: Contact Us

Find information on how staff and postgraduate students contact Information Management and Technology, get support for School-owned hardware and software or ask general IT queries.


Taught Students: Contact Us

Find information on how taught students contact Information Management and Technology, get support for School-owned hardware and software or ask general IT queries.


Who's who in IMT

Find organisational structure information for Information Management and Technology staff.






IMT Customer Portal