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-====== How to access our resources... ======+====== How to access our equipment... ======
-==== If you know which microscope ​you want to use: ====+{{::​imm_question.jpg?​280 ​ |Image by Maria Henriques, João Ferreira and José Rino}} 
 +  * The Bioimaging Unit equipment is available to iMM researchers and external users. Check our hourly fees: [[billing|{{charge_rates_neg.png?​0x35|}}]] 
 +  * You need to use iMM's booking system to get access to and book our equipment. Sign in or register here: [[https://​​|{{booking_system_neg.png?​0x35|}}]] 
 +  * After registration,​ you can ask access to an equipment by clicking on its calendar or [[|emailing us]]. Please check also our [[usage_policy|{{usage_rules_neg.png?​0x35|}}]] 
 +  * We will reply to you as soon as possible to schedule a consultation,​ to discuss experimental strategies and decide the most appropriate [[resources|{{equipment_neg.png?​0x35|}}]] 
 +  * Depending on your needs and usage frequency, we may acquire images for you or train you to become an independent user (check details below) 
 +====== Getting trained on a microscope ====== 
-  ​First of all, you should read the **[[usage policy|microscope usage policy]]** - a set of simple rules that you should follow when using a microscope. +{{::​consultation.png?​50|}} ​**Consultation** - The first step is to meet us (in person or by Zoom) to discuss your needs and determine ​the most appropriate ​microscope
-  * The second ​step will be to use our **[[https://​​intranet/​booking|booking system]]** ​in order to  request access ​to the microscope ​you want to use. +
-  * The [[about|Bioimaging Facility]] will contact you as soon as possible upon any access request to schedule a training session (see below) +
-  * If you are not registered in the **[[https://​​intranet/​booking|booking system]]** please [[|contact us]]  ({{telephone_icon.gif?​15}} 47316).+
-==== If you don't know which microscope you want to use: ====+{{::​test_first.png?​50|}} **Test First** - If necessary, we will give you permissions in the booking system ​to schedule a test (by us) on a specific microscope.
-  * Please [[|contact us]] ({{telephone_icon.gif?15}} 47316). ​We will gladly help you with your microscopy needs and discuss your ideas.+{{::​we_aqcuire.png?50|}} **We Acquire** - If you only need a few images, we will give you booking permissions ​and do the acquisition for you, no training required.
-====== Getting trained on a microscope ​======+{{::​training.png?​50|}} **Training** is __mandatory__ for independent use, even if you have already used the microscope ​elsewhere. We book the training session. 
 +{{::​assisted_sessions.png?​50|}} **Assisted Sessions** __must occur within 2 weeks__ after training. You will have //in training// booking permissions and our help for the sessions. 
 +{{::​independence.png?​50|}} **Independence** - Once you are comfortable with using the microscope on your own, you will be given //regular user// privileges.
-{{training.jpg?300|}}+**Please Note** 
 +  * After you are a fully independent user, you can request technical assistance when necessary (e.g. for troubleshooting,​ new settings, etc.) 
 +  * If you do not book a microscope for assisted sessions within 2 weeks after training, you will have to be trained again 
 +  * If you do not use a microscope for more than 3 months, we may contact you to assess the need for re-training
-  * Training is __mandatory__,​ even if you have already used the microscope elsewhere +  * We are always available for consultations and advice on experimental planning and all things related with microscopyFeel free to [[|contact us]] ({{phone_neg.png?15}} 47305)we will gladly help you with your microscopy needs and discuss your ideas.
-  * The [[about|Bioimaging Facility]] will contact you as soon as possible upon any access request to schedule a training session.  +
-  * After training you will be able to use the **[[​intranet/​booking|booking system]]** to reserve some time on the microscope. +
-  * You **must** request assistance for your first reserved time +
-  * After you are a fully independent user, you can request technical assistance whenever necessary (e.g. for troubleshooting,​ new settings, etc.).+
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