Get Lost in Knowledge, Not in the Campus: MapsIndoors Transforms University of Manchester Library Experience
The University of Manchester Library, in collaboration with C-Learning, has successfully implemented the MapsIndoors platform from MapsPeople, transforming the campus navigation experience for its users. In just 28 days, the platform recorded over 35,000 interactions in less than 8 weeks, significantly enhancing ease of access and navigation across the university’s sprawling campus.
The MapsIndoors platform, powered by MapsPeople, offers an innovative indoor navigation solution that simplifies the way students, faculty, and visitors find their way around the Univer
sity of Manchester’s diverse and extensive state of the art campus. This leading wayfinding platform is supported by C-Learning, a trusted leader in educational technology solutions.
The key Benefits of MapsIndoors at the University of Manchester Library:
- Seamless Campus Exploration: Users can effortlessly navigate the intricate campus layout, finding lecture halls, libraries, offices, and other vital locations such as accessible restrooms, charging points or faith rooms with ease;
- Real-Time Updates: The platform can offer real-time information about room availability, event locations, and important campus updates, ensuring an up-to-the-minute experience;
- Customised Wayfinding: MapsIndoors allows users to personalise their routes and discover points of interest, improving overall satisfaction and convenience;
- Improved Accessibility: The platform enhances accessibility for all users, including individuals with mobility challenges, by providing wheelchair-accessible routes and other support features;
- Time Efficiency: Users save valuable time with precise navigation, making punctuality and time management simpler and more effective;
- Enhanced User Experience: The interactive map fosters a more positive and enjoyable campus experience for everyone.
Senior Digital Communications Developer at the University of Manchester, Kristian Scott said “MapsIndoors has played a pivotal role in improving wayfinding at The University of Manchester Library, reflected in its remarkable 35,000 views within the initial two months, underlining its crucial role in enhancing experiences for our students and staff.”.
Jamie Smith, Executive Chairman of C-Learning, commented, “We are proud to have supported the University of Manchester Library in implementing MapsIndoors. This platform is a game-changer, and the positive impact speaks for itself. We look forward to continuing our partnership to further enhance the educational experience for the University’s community.“
The University of Manchester Library’s effective adoption of MapsIndoors, supported by C-Learning, demonstrates the commitment to innovation and excellence in education, creating a more streamlined and accessible campus environment for all.
For more information about the University of Manchester Library, MapsIndoors, and C-Learning, please contact: Connect@c-learning.net
“MapsIndoors has played a pivotal role in improving wayfinding
at The University of Manchester Library, reflected in its remarkable
35,000 views within the initial two months, underlining its crucial role
in enhancing experiences for our students and staff.”.
Senior Digital Communications Developer at the University of Manchester, Kristian Scott.
About the University of Manchester Library
The University of Manchester Library is one of the UK’s leading academic libraries, offering a vast range of resources and support to students, faculty, and researchers. With a commitment to innovation, the library continuously seeks to enhance the educational experience for its community.
C-Learning is a trusted leader in educational technology solutions, providing expert support and guidance to schools, libraries, and educational institutions. The company’s mission is to empower educators and inspire learners through innovative technology solutions.