Most of our computers are for student and researcher use.

We have several computers for guests at stand-up desks. These computers do not require a login.

Students and researchers can login to our sit-down computers. Guests can request a guest login from the Main Desk for sit-down computers.

All computers have USB ports and disc drives.


Computer workstations

We have dozens of computers, both PCs and Macs, across the lower level, Floor 1, and Floor 2. We have a few PCs on Floor 3 and Floor 4.

Computer labs

Any student or ISU researcher can use computers in the labs in Parks Library, except when library instruction sessions are scheduled. Labs cannot be scheduled for non-library instruction.

  • The Catalyst (room 199): three high powered PCs with specialized research software, available for reservation.
  • Computer Lab 32: 25 PCs and black and white printer located on the Lower Level
  • Classroom 134: 48 PCs and both color and black and white printers located on Floor 1

Other library locations

Our other locations have PCs, black and white printers and scanners.

  • Veterinary Medical Library: 2 PCs, 1 black and white printer, 1 scanner
  • Design Reading Room: 5 PCs, 1 black and white printer, 2 scanners