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Book each biology run space ⇒ click on the room number:

TA Office     DV2017   DV3019   DV4022

In addition to the TA office (capacity 3) we are bringing the DV2017, DV3019 and DV4022 online effective Tuesday October 12. The capacity for each room is 3 people and bookings are not available over the lunch period (12-1) to allow for all users to access the fridge and warm up food. Users should follow the distancing requirements that are posted in each room. You may book it for 30 minutes at a time, but can make multiple back-to-back bookings if you need to use the space for longer period on a given day.
Individuals utilizing these spaces must adhere to the following:
  • Complete UCheck and the UTM Biology working on campus form prior to coming to campus
  • Access by T-Card only for contact tracing purposes
  • Utilize booking system to ensure max capacity of the room is not exceeded
  • Ensure physical distancing of 2-metres is maintained at all times
  • Do not move furniture in the room
  • Utilize sanitizer and disinfection wipes when necessary . For example, after using a shared appliance in the kitchen area.
  • Unless eating or drinking, a mask must be worn at all times
  • Mask removal for eating and drinking will be kept to a minimum
These spaces will be monitored to ensure proper practices are being followed. If non-compliance becomes an issue, these spaces may no longer be available for use by Departments.  Rooms are shared with Chemical & Physical Sciences and Psychology as appropriate.  To make a booking in one of the rooms please access the booking links below.  In addition, you will require T-Card access to these rooms, please email stephanie.dorego@utoronto.ca (UTORID and lab affiliation) if you foresee using one of the rooms. T-Card activations are currently processing in about 3-5 days.

 

The resources available in the Department of Biology include greenhouse and garden facilites for growing both teaching and research plants as well as an herbarium.

To book the Biology Department Vehicle, use this form:

Biology Department Vehicle Checklist

For the Research Greenhouse Resources and the Growth Chambers, please access this link for UTM Growth Facilities: https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/growth-facilities/

Core Facilty website: https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/vp-research/core-facilities