Computer Availability

  • Hours:

    Library West Commons (LWC) & Library East Commons (LEC) are open:
    Sunday Noon to 6pm Friday
    Saturday: 9am - 6pm

Computer Availability Map

Real-time computer availability:

See what computers are available in The Commons

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  • Support:

Staff provides 24/5 assistance with:

  • Software applications on LWC/LEC machines
  • LWC/LEC peripherals  - including printing, scanning, and video capture/editing
  • Software and hardware training sessions in the Multimedia Lab
  • A comprehensive range of information services
  • GT Account password activation and reset
  • Virtual and email reference assistance

Additional expert technical assistance is available from 8 am to midnight for:

  • Digital photo, video and sound editing
  • Sound conversion from tape recordings to digital files
  • Audio and video tape dubbing
  • Graphics arts creation
  • Computers/Peripherals Available:

The LWC is equipped with:

  • 74 PC workstations running Windows XP
  • 10 iMac G5 Workstations running Mac OS X
  • 4 visitor workstations
  • Printing stations (black-and-white or color)
  • Flat-bed document/photo scanners

The LWC Multimedia Studio is equipped with:

  • 3 PC workstations Workstations
  • 19 PowerMac Quad Core G5 Workstations running Mac OS X
  • Wide-format Scanner (12.2” x 17.2”)
  • Photo/Slide Scanner
  • Video Capture Editing Equipment
    • MiniDV/S-VHS Dual Decks
    • DVD-Recorders

The LEC is equipped with the following state-of-the art hardware types:

  • 30 PC workstations running Windows XP with 24" monitors designed for group computing.
  • 6 walk-up PC workstations
  • 4 visitor workstations
  • Printing stations (black-and-white or color)
  • Wide-Format Printer
  • Software Available:

    LWC/LEC provide core software used in undergraduate coursework, and the Multimedia Studo provides additional software for Graphics Design, Video Editing, 3D Modeling, and Web Design - View the Software List.

  • Laptop/Wireless Service:

  • Power and network outlets are located throughout the Library so that laptop computers can be used in comfortable and convenient locations
  • GT LAWN wireless access is available throughout the building