Information Services Division


File Storage & Sharing

The Filestore@UCL service provides all UCL staff and students with storage space which is backed up every night. In this section, you will also find information on storing research and identifiable data securely.

Explore File Storage and Sharing

N: Drive

Connect to your personal storage area

For staff and students

Find out how to access your N: drive, check your storage space and restore files and folders.

S: Drive

Connect to your departmental shared data area

For staff

How to access your S: drive and restore files. Purchase additional S: drive storage. S: drive admin tasks for support staff.

Research Storage

Research Data Services

For staff

A large scale facility for storing research data whilst your project is ongoing.

Data Safe Haven

Use the Data Safe Haven (IDHS) for storing 'identifiable' data

For staff

A technical solution for storing, handling and analysing identifiable data. 

Other storage devices

Saving your work on other storage devices

We recommend that the safest place to save your work is on the central filestore. But how does it compare to other storage options?


Help & self-service resources


Further help