Desktop computers are available on each floor of the Learning Commons for current students who need access to the Academic Computing Environment (ACE) with Brightspace and productivity tools like the Microsoft Office suite. The Computer Learning Center in the lower level includes more than 100 workstations; the adjacent Help Desk is professionally staffed whenever classes are in session.
The college's Computer Use Policy defines acceptable use anywhere in the building. Most study spaces include convenient access to power and wireless access for students who bring their own computing devices.
There are three public access computers on the first floor with web browsers and basic software available. Printing is available on a cost-per-page basis. Visitors may purchase print credits at the kiosk on the first floor.
Copier/scanners are available for print and PDF output. Cost per page is listed in the Student Printing Policy. Assistance is available from the first floor service desk.
There is no public fax machine available in the Learning Commons. A fax machine is available in the Viking’s Cove Bookstore, located on the first floor of the Siek Campus Center.
A limited number of Windows laptops are available for lending. Authorization must be provided by a department chair to give permission to a student to borrow a Windows laptop. [No special permission is needed to borrow a Chromebook -- just ask for one at the Library's First Floor Service Desk!] Follow these steps to request a Windows laptop:
Last updated August 29, 2022
The Library has the following calculators available:
TI-84 Plus (graphing)
TI-84 Plus CE (graphing and long battery life)
Calculators are available for full-semester loan.
Wall-mounted phone chargers are available on each floor with adaptors for iPhones and Android devices. Please mind your equipment while charging.
Two DVD players each with a wall-mounted video monitor are available in the lower level of the Marvin Library Learning Commons near MRV034. Please wear headphones when using a player.
Two LG GP65NS60 DVD Players are available for one-week loan.
A reader is available for microfilm and microfiche. A special lens for reading and printing from ultrafiche is also available. Request assistance from the Library collections staff on the second floor.
Looking for equipment that's not listed? Send a suggestion to firstname.lastname@example.org. The library is interested in providing equipment needed by Hudson Valley students!