The Istitute provides various facilities and spaces to support teaching and studying activities.
All classrooms have free WiFi and are accessible to people with disabilities. They may have different capacities, but all are equipped with computers, video projector, amplification system and whiteboards.
Labs are used for lectures and language teaching, translation and interpreting exercises. In the labs, student workstations are equipped with specialised software (proprietary and open source) for:
simultaneous interpreting exercises
computer-aided translation (CAT tools) and compilation of terminology glossaries
compilation and analysis of specialised texts
Students may access the language and computer labs and use the self-study programmes and CD-ROMs provided by the university with prior authorization of the administrative office.
Giampiero Rocca library
The Giampiero Rocca Library is part of the Umbria Region libraries included in the National Library Service and catalogues books according to national and international standards, sharing an OPAC computerised catalogue.
Our library has publications in several languages specialising in:
translation and interpreting
audiovisual and video game translation
Only a few libraries in Italy hold these publications, and they are often located outside Umbria. The Library’s catalogue can be consulted online and students and lecturers can borrow books and DVDs and consult the many specialist dictionaries available. Users can also use the inter-library loan service.
Internal users: All lecturers and students enrolled in SSML courses can use the inter-library loan service.
External users: External users – students and university lecturers, researchers and scholars – are only allowed to borrow through the interlibrary loan service.
Duration: 15+15 days, except for reservations.
Number of books per person: 2
Books that cannot be borrowed: reference works (encyclopaedias, dictionaries, etc.), teaching manuals, theses, periodicals.