University of the Highlands and Islands SafePod

SafePod Summary


University of the Highlands and Islands Library,
Centre for Health Science,
Old Perth Road,


IV2 3JH.



Opening Hours

10:00 - 16:00


The Library is located in the Centre for Health Science in the grounds of Raigmore Hospital, Inverness. Raigmore is located in the South-Eastern outskirts of the town.

Fire Alarm Information

In the event of a fire alarm please leave the building by the nearest available exit and proceed to the assembly point located at the front of the building.

Contact Details

Christopher O'Malley

Number of monitors


Data Centres available from this SafePod

SAIL Databank
Scottish Government
National Records of Scotland
UK Data Service
Health and Social Care Northern Ireland
Leeds Institute for Data Analytics
Office for National Statistics

Access Policy

The corridor where the SafePod is located operates with proximity card secure entry system. SafePod users will be issued with a temporary card to allow access to this area. Access to the building and the library is open to all.

Our policy on face coverings aligns with current Scottish Government guidelines. Cleaning materials are provided for keyboards, mice and desks. Please clean SafePod touch points before and after your session.


There is step free access to the Library and to the SafePod. The SafePod is located on the first floor and there is lift access. There are accessible toilets available in various locations around the building. We have an accessible keyboard and mouse available for use in the SafePod. Please contact the SafePod Coordinator to discuss any specific requirements.

Lone Working Policy

There is no lone working policy. Use of the SafePod is unsupervised. The building is always staffed when open
The University of the Highlands and Islands is a tertiary level institution located across the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, offering qualifications from school level through to PhD and post Doctoral research. The SafePod is located in the Centre for Health Sciences, Inverness - a multi-use building custom-build for research, teaching and clinical delivery in the field of Health Sciences.