Computing

Computer Availability – Atlanta Campus

Available Computers as of 5:47 pm
Lab NameAvailableOfflineIn UseTotal
Library Link942152
Library North 18361660
Library North 23213820190
Library North 3220426
Library North 4619429
Library South 30707

*Note: Computer availability is not available for other campus locations at this time.

Library Computing for You

Atlanta Campus

For GSU Students, Faculty, and Staff

Computers for GSU students, faculty, and staff are located on Library North 1, 2, 3, and 4, and on Library South 3.
Macintosh computers are located on Library North 2, 3, and 4.

For Visitors

Visitors may use designated workstations for 1 hour per day; these computers are on Library North 1 and 2. Please refer to Visitors – Computer Use Policy & Procedures for details.

For Patrons with Disabilities

Please see Information for Patrons with Disabilities for a complete list of computer hardware and software.
Other Labs on Campus

Perimeter Campuses

Campus Public Workstations Classroom Workstations Laptops Printers Copiers Notes
Alpharetta 10 40 iPads 10 netbooks Available (B & W) 1 1
Clarkston 45 (22 on 2nd floor and 23 on 3rd floor) 34 (CL 2220) 25 Available Available
Decatur 29 21 20 2 (B & W) 2 (B & W)
Dunwoody 43 24 25 Available Available, Scan to pdf/email also available 2
Newton 24 0 0 2 (B & W) 1 3

 

Notes

1. Additional computers, a color printer, and a fax machine are available to students next door in the University CATLABS.

 

2. Color printing is available in the CatLab in E0160.

 

3. Color printer, fax machine, and scanner for student use are located in the University CATLABS in building 1N

Laptops

The library has laptops and netbooks for checkout.

  • See the Borrow & Renew Materials pages for loan periods and restrictions.
  • Checkout & return: Technology Support Desk at Atlanta campus on Library North 2 and the Perimeter campus library circulation desks.

Wireless Access

Wireless access is available for GSU faculty, staff, and students via GSU’s wireless network, GSU.  GSU also provides Guest Wireless.

Mobile Device Charging

Mobile device charging stations are available in the following locations:

  • Library North 1: rocking chair area next to Saxby’s,
  • Library North 1: column near the printers,
  • Library North 2: atlases area,
  • Library Link 2: near the ramp from Library South 2, and
  • Library North 4: column by the study tables.

Do not leave your mobile devices unattended while they charge.

One Button Studio

The One Button Studio is available in Library North 276.

The One Button Studio is a simplified video recording setup that can be used without any previous video production experience.  The design of the studio allows you to create high-quality and polished video projects without having to know anything about lights and cameras.  You only need to bring your flash drive with you and push a single button.

Use the online study room reservation system to reserve N276.

V-Rooms

Library North study rooms 201-206 and 271-273 are the Visualization Rooms or V-Rooms, for short.

All the rooms are equipped with 60 inch wall monitors and multimedia connection table boxes, that include 3 HDMI cables, 1 VGA, 4 USB charging ports and 4 power outlets.  Rooms 271-273 have touch screen capabilities and are also working computers, with a keyboard and mouse.

Use the online study room reservation system to reserve these rooms.

Software

The Library’s desktop computers are loaded with:

  • Alertus
  • ArcGIS
  • Adobe:
    • Acrobat
    • Audition
    • Bridge
    • Dreamweaver
    • Flash Builder
    • Illustrator
    • InCopy
    • InDesign
    • Media Encoder
    • Muse
    • Photoshop
    • Prelude
    • Premiere Pro
    • Scout
  • Chrome
  • iTunes
  • ChemDraw Professional 15.1
  • Cylance
  • EndNote
  • Firefox
  • Geometer’s SketchPad
  • IBM SPSS
  • Maplesoft
  • MATLAB
  • Microsoft Office
  • NVivo
  • Respondus
  • SAS
  • Stata
  • Tableau Public
  • Zotero
The Library’s laptop computers are loaded with:

  • Adobe CS6
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Flash
  • iTunes
  • Java
  • Microsoft Office 2013
  • Microsoft Security Essentials
  • Silverlight

 

The CURVE desktop computers are loaded with the same software as the regular desktop computers but also have additional software.

 

Looking for assistance with data analysis or data visualization software? Check out the services and support offered by the Library’s Research Data Services (RDS) Team.

 

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Technology Support Desk 404-413-2699