Public Computing Labs
Lilly Library Mellon Digital Media Lab
Lilly Library now has two different labs that are
available for 24 hour access. One is located in the
basement of Lilly Library, accessible using a card-swipe
access from the south side of the library. This lab
contains Dell PCs and Apple iMacs and is set up in the
traditional lab format. The other lab is located off of
the main entrance of the library and is designed to be a
multiple use facility, such as a computer aided study
room, group project collaboration space, and student
presentation practice space. It is accessible via a
card-swipe inside the main entrance of the library.
Lilly Library Reference Lab
This lab is located on the main floor of the Lilly
Library near the reference area. Its primary use is for
conducting research of in house Library resources,
internet resources, and a large collection of Electronic
Databases and Journals. It is also used by Reference
Librarians for training students in the use of available
Bolling Center 24 Hour Computing Lab
Located on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling
Social Sciences Center, this lab contains both Windows 7
and Mac OSX computers and is one of three teaching labs
available for use by faculty. It is open to all students
as a public computing lab when not in use for teaching.
Plowshares Media Arts Lab/Instructional
Technology and Media
The Lab is located in the basement of Lilly Library in
the Instructional Technology and Media Department. It
consists of 7 Macs, each able to handle several media
needs. These computers are to be used to do media
related work, no word processing software exists on
these machines. Students, Faculty, and Staff can use
these machines to edit videos, edit audio projects,
create photo projects, scan photos or slides, as well as
create web pages. The lab is available for use by
appointment only. Learn
more about ITAM.
- Scanners- Each lab hosts a single scanner.
- Headphones- Although all of the computers feature
headphone jacks, headphones are not provided. Please
bring your own to use sound.
- Printers- Laser printing is available in all labs.
Color printing is available through Instructional
Technology and Media in the basement of Lilly Library.
If you need help with a printer, ask a student worker
or call extension 2000.
- Photoshop/Video Editing/etc.- For more artistic
needs, check the offerings of Instructional
Technology and Media.
Departmental Computing Labs
These are labs that are program or discipline specific
and often are running software packages that are unique
to the given discipline. They range anywhere from 3
computers up to 18 computers and in most cases are
limited to use by students who are majors of the program
or are enrolled in a class of the program. The following
departmental labs are available:
|Computer Science Department
||Advanced Computing Lab (ACL)
||Mobile Computing Lab
||Physics Majors Lab
||Psychology Majors Lab
|Sociology and Anthropology