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Introduction to information for Department members only

This section of the website [beyond this page] mostly contains information that can only be viewed by members of the Department of Genetics. Access is via Raven log-in.

We will be adding information to this section as it is updated, replacing the Camtools site for Department members. If you find a blank page here, or the documentation you need is not listed, please refer to the Departmental Camtools site.

As of October 2013, most information remains on Camtools

Access from here

Information about Department members

Computer & equipment information

Other resources

School of Biological Sciences shared resources


Human Resources related information

Safety information

Information currently on Camtools:

  • Lists of Department members
  • Committee information : members, remits, dates, minutes
  • Induction information for new staff
  • Safety information
  • Information for those involved with Part II Genetics
  • Information for those involved with Postgraduate study
  • Department Newsletters

Access to the 'Dept of Genetics Internal Information' Camtools site

  • You will need a Raven password. If you do not have one, see
  • Go to and enter your Raven ID and password
  • This should take you to your start page, where you should see 'Dept of Genetics Internal Information' listed under 'My Courses and Projects'. It may be the only one listed
  • What if it isn't listed? All known Department members should have been given access to the relevant site, but if not please contact Christine Alexander
  • Clicking on the site name takes you to its home page. If it appears to be displaying only messages, click on the grey 'Resources' tab on the left-hand side of the page
  • You should now see a list of folders which will open up if you click on them