Open hours

Normal Opening Hours:

Harmer Media Centre:

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9.00am - 4pm

Friday: 9:00am - 4:30pm

Cantor Media Centre:

Closed for the Summer

HPO Media Centre:

Monday - Thursday: 9.30am-12.30pm & 2pm-4.30pm
Friday: 9am-12.30pm & 2pm-4pm


Contact us

Harmer Media Centre, Room 2406, Harmer Building          tel: 0114225 2659

Cantor Media Centre, Room 9213, Cantor Building          tel: 0114 225 6856                     

HPO Media Centre, Room 16.-1.14, HPO Building 

Fashion Technical, Room 16.3.02, HPO Building               email:

Printmaking, Room 16.-2.03, HPO Building                   email:

Digital Workshops, Room 16.-1.16, HPO Building            email:











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Useful links

Connect2 Induction video

HPO Media Centre Information

HPO Photo Studio Induction

Download a 'Risk Assessment' form fromSelf-Help site

Or from Blackboard below

(You must be logged in to Blackboard)

Standard COVID Risk Assessment Form

Standard COVID Risk Assessment Guide

Guidance for Operating Equipment at Home

Pay Fines or Buy Paper: CMC SHU-Store

Pay Fines or Purchase Materials from the HPO Media Store: HPO SHU-Store


*Harmer CMC Access Update*

The atrium works are now complete. You can access Harmer from the Owen building via the atrium as normal. 


  The Creative Media Centre, Cantor and HPO are open for equipment bookings.

  • Equipment loans will remain bookable up to a week in advance and you can now keep equipment for up to 8 days at a time.

 Some changes have been introduced:

  • All specialist spaces will be kept locked whilst not in use.  Please ask at the Creative Media Centre to gain entry.
  • Late night access to Computer suites: Monday – Friday 9am-9pm. (Please note the flextight will not be available after 4:30pm)
  • Late night access to the Workstation and Photo studios is available: Monday to Thursday 9am-9pm. You must book your slot on Connect 2 and will need a Risk Assessment in order to use the Workstation or Photography studios after 4:30.


QR Code Posters

QR code posters have been placed in all technical spaces.  Please scan the QR code in each space you are using if you are there for more than 15 minutes.  You may be working across multiple spaces whilst on Campus, please scan the QR code in each space you are using if there for 15 minutes or more.  The QR app will keep you signed in for 2 hours, whether you are still at that location or not.  If you remain in the location for more than 2 hours, please scan in again, and every following 2 hours.  


For all information about keeping safe of campus

Research Equipment has moved to another department

All Research kit is now bookable via the Norfolk Connect2 site and must be collected from Norfolk Building. 

Connect2 Site: Here

Room 408, Norfolk Building

Tel: 0114 225 5835 / 0114 225 4730



Take care, stay safe

The Creative Media Team