Hardware and Software

Public Computers

The library has more than forty Windows workstations available for use by IC faculty, staff, and students. These are located all around the second floor, along the north (lake) side of the third floor, and in the alcove on the south (towers) side of the third floor. Desktops on the third floor have CD drives. There are also eight iMac computers located on the second floor. These computers have the standard collection of software included on campus lab computers.

There is a Bloomberg terminal on the main floor of the library. It is in the third cubicle from the left on the lake side.

LinkedIn Learning offers video courses and tutorials on many of these software packages. These videos are free to the IC campus community.

Tech to Go


The library has laptops available for checkout.

Laptop Type Number Available Loan Period
MacBook Pro 8 6 hours
Dell (touch screen, reversible) 7 6 hours
Dell (touch screen, reversible) 7 7 days
Dell (old school) 10 24 hours


  • External DVD/Blu-ray drives
  • Blu-ray players
  • USB-A / USB-C adapters
  • Projectors
  • Bluetooth keyboard and mouse
  • Calculators
  • Smartcard reader/writer


There is a color printer/scanner located on the main floor of the library near the circulation desk and an overhead scanner on the south side of the third floor in one of the carrells.

See this FAQ for more details and suggestions on scanning.


For information on special features of library resources as well as some great general tech tips, see our guide on Accessibility Resources for Library Users.