Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I need to log in?

    There is no need to log in to view any of our content. Just click one of the 10 content sections on our homepage.

    To join or post in our community forums section you will need to register by filling in a short form. This can be accessed by clicking the "log in or sign up" button in the top right corner of the main community page.
  • Who in our school is allowed to use the site?

    Our content is aimed at supporting science technicians and teaching staff. Students should not access or use any preproom.org content without the permission and supervision of a member of staff. Only staff are allowed to register and use our community forums.
  • Can I print off pages to use in school?

    Yes, you are welcome to print off any of the pages and diagrams for use in your establishment only. All pages are copyright preproom.org and should not be copied for distribution outside of your place of work.
  • Can I use the website at home?

    Yes, we are open 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year and you can log on from anywhere in the world that has an Internet connection.
  • Are you a University company?

    No. We are completely independent and not affiliated to any university, organisation or supplier. By being independent, you can be assured that our focus is primarily on supporting our members and creating useful content with no hidden agendas.
  • How often is the site updated?

    We try to add new and update content regularly and always welcome suggestions for new content. Each week we select a Website of the Week and each month we issue an email newsletter. We also publish news and useful updates daily to our Twitter and Facebook feeds.