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Services for Graduate Students : Technology

Please explore this guide and learn about the Harold B. Lee Library services available to graduate students.

WiFi

WiFi service is available throughout the library. To learn about how to get connected go to the Office of Information Technology site and follow their instructions.

Sound Booth

The Media Center on Level 4 has a sound booth (4828) that can be reserved for up to 5 hours a day.  To reserve this room go to http://mediaviewrooms.lib.byu.edu/

Printers, Copiers & Scanners

Printers & Copiers

There are color and black and white printers and copiers on most floors of the library. There are large format printers at Science & Maps and at Family History.   All require using your BYU ID/Signature card to pay for printing. Courtesy print cards may be purchased at Circulation, Learning Commons, and the Family History/Religion Library. For more information about printing go to http://lib.byu.edu/services/printing/.

3D Printer 

A 3D printer takes a 3D drawing rendered on a computer and extrudes a plastic filament to "print" the object. The Science & Maps Reference Help Desk (Level 2) has a 3D printer available for patron use so that you can make your creations into reality. More information at http://guides.lib.byu.edu/3Dprinting.

Scanners

Most of the library's copiers have scanning capability where you may scan and email at no charge. There are flat-bed scanners attached to public computers in Learning Commons and on Level 5. Level 5 also has a large bed scanner, attached to an iMac (with Adobe software), next to the Humanities Reference Help Desk.

Multimedia Lab

The HBLL Multimedia Lab, found in room 4826 of the Media Center on the 4th floor of the library, provides tools to help students with projects involving graphic design, web design, and digital audio and video manipulation. Questions? Stop by or call the Multimedia desk at 422-5627.

  • Stations may be reserved for up to 5 hours per day
  • Consultants are available to help with projects
  • You must make a reservation to guarantee time on a lab computer
  • Some equipment that may be checked out include camcorders, digital audio recorders, cameras, microphones, and tripods.

Visit the Multimedia Lab's website to learn more about the free classes they offer, equipment they check out, and other services they provide.

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Technology Enhanced Group Study Rooms

There are group study rooms on each floor that include a computer and 52" monitor mounted on the wall. There are USB ports included so that you can connect your own computer, memory devices, etc. to the monitor/computer.  For more information about which rooms have these enhancements go to http://ask.lib.byu.edu/a.php?qid=741331.

Also, the Learning Commons checks out LCD projectors for use in the group study rooms. Call 801-422-2911 for more information.

To reserve a group study room go to the Study Room Scheduler on the library's website.