This printer is built into the Console. When used it extrudes a ticker tape that is about 5 centimetres wide. It automatically prints the data stored on any Magnetic Card inserted into the Console. A large scale printer capable of producing bundled newspaper is located in one of the console room's roundels.
The following color code is used:
- Black: For information from the TV Series, including Dimensions in Time, and 1996 TV Movie.
- Blue: For information from the Novels and Audios including Target, Virgin, BCC, and Big Finish.
- Green: For information from 'licensed' reference sources such as the Technical Manual, Doctor Who Magazine, and the Role Playing Games.
- Red: For information from unofficial sources -The Faction Paradox series, behind the scenes interviews, author's speculation, and popular fan belief.
The TARDIS Technical Index is copyright Will B Swift.