SZABIST Larkana Campus
Wear Mask, Sanitize Hands,
Keep Social Distance
Every staff, faculty and students will be wearing masks in the library. Since library has less natural air ventilation options, wearing of masks is essential.
Entrance and Exit
Spaces and Seating
Magazines and Newspapers on display
Check – in of Books
Background and Purpose
As the number of COVID-19 infections reduces, governments have decided to either relax or lift the lockdowns or movement control orders, allowing for people to return to their jobs, while practicing good hygiene and social distancing.
The purpose of this document is therefore to document the standard operating procedure (SOP) to ensure Computer laboratory users adherence to the SZABIST SOPs for working safely.
This SOP covers the working within three (3) Computer laboratories in SZABIST Larkana campus, namely Computer Laboratories 1 & 2 and the Research Laboratory.
Relevant laboratories refer to any one of the three (3) campus laboratories defined above that is being used by students.
Designated areas are approved areas of work within the laboratories that have been bordered by floor tape.
Laboratory operation hours refer to the standard operation hours for laboratories on campus, i.e.
Mondays to Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Number of laboratory users refer to the total number of users in each laboratory at any point in time. The number of users at any point in time for any one of the laboratories is a maximum of 50% its normal occupancy.
Prior to entering the laboratory, please ensure you sanitize your hands using the appropriate hand sanitizers provided at the Outside of each Lab throughout the campus. Please also ensure that your facemask is on and worn appropriately.
Once you enter the lab, please stand in the designated area at the entrance of the laboratory and wait for the Lab Engineer to greet you. If there are people waiting ahead of you, please ensure to practice social distancing from each other at least of 6 Ft. The Lab Engineer will check to ensure that you have sanitized your hands and that you are wearing your mask. You will also be provided gloves for you to use.
The Lab Engineer will then instruct you to occupy a seat.
The Lab Engineer will then guide you to your designated working area. An indication of the designated areas for each laboratory is provided in Appendix 2 for your reference.
Once you are in your designated work area, you may begin your work. If you require technical assistance or need access to equipment, please raise your hand the laboratory Engineer will entertain you with the maintenance of Social Distance.
Once you have completed your Assignment now you are ready to scan or print, then let other possess his/her printed documents then you can take your printed material.
Once you have completed your work, please clean up your work area. Once done, inform the Lab Engineer prior to you leaving the laboratory. The Lab Engineer will check your work area before allowing you to leave the laboratory.
Once you have left the laboratory, proceed to sanitize your hands and you may then leave the campus.
Important Notes for Laboratory Users