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Computers in the Library

Macintosh and PC computers are available to users. These computers are attached to the college's network and internet. There is a Computer Commons area on the main level with Macs and PCs, as well as a Computer Lab on the lower level. All computers print to a laser printer (black/white and color).

Check out a laptop

PC laptop computers can be checked out at the Circulation Desk for use inside the library.

  • Laptop check out duration is three hours (the approximate battery life).
  • The wireless network can be accessed from anywhere in the library.
  • Laptops offer internet access, Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. They print to the laser printers in the Computer Commons.
  • You may save a file to the public directory on the computer's hard drive. Email can be used to transfer files between machines.
  • The treatment and return of the laptop is your responsibility.
  • Please contact Computer Services: (212) 746-6050, for further information.

Buy a USB drive

USB drives (also known as thumb drives) containing 256 MB of memory are available for $10 at the Circulation Desk.

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