Answers to our most commonly asked questions can be found below. However, if you would rather speak to us directly then please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Browser / Device Support

We support most Operating Systems and Browsers:

Windows 7 +
Internet Explorer Version 10 and up
Latest versions of Microsoft Edge, Apple Safari, Google Chrome & Mozilla Firefox

Mac OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) +
Latest versions of Apple Safari, Google Chrome & Mozilla Firefox

iOS 8+
Mobile Safari on devices purchased after July 2014

Android 4.4 (KitKat)
Google Chrome and Android stock browser on devices purchased after July 2014

I cannot login, what do I do?

If you are having problems logging in please fill out our contact form and we will get straight back to you.

How do you envisage the MASTERS OF ARCHITECTURE images being used by our lecturers and students?

The talks are suitable both for actual lecture content -- either directly from a single central computer, or on individual student computers, or by projection in a lecture theatre --, and for individual study. The images are accessible individually separately; uses might include downloading, printing and projecting. Full details are in the subscribing Institution's licence.

What are the technical details of the digital images that are on the MASTERS OF ARCHITECTURE WEBSITE?

Images are in JPEG format - with MIME Type Image

What is the average size (in pixels) of the images? What formats and resolution?

The images are typically 900 pixels wide, with height 600 pixels (for landscape images) or 1344 pixels (for portrait images). The resolution is 72x72dpi, resulting in images which are 31.7cm wide x 21.3cm high (landscape) or 47.4cm high (portrait). Colour rendering: 'True Color'.

Can they be enlarged (e.g. by zooming)/ In Microphoto etc.?

The images can be downloaded using the web browser's 'Save As...'. Functionality, then opened in the user's application of choice for JPEG images. Note that downloading and manipulation are subject to the terms of the Licence and copyright which applies to all images.

Do you offer a range of image sizes for the different teaching usages that are now common?

Images in larger sizes are available if required. Please contact World Microfilms

Please indicate what uses you permit the images to be put to?

Access would be restricted to students and staff of the subscribing Institution in accordance with the Licence granted to them. Uses include downloading, printing and projecting. Full details are in the Institution's Licence. The use of images in students’ essays etc. is available, but strictly limited as per the Institution's Licence.

Can they be put onto VLE's or Password-protected Web sites?

Can they be used for lecturing in a lecture theatre?

Yes. A projector can be attached to the computer

Can they be used off-campus?

Yes, but only by members of the subscribing Institution as set out in the Licence.