The Library is comprised of several areas offering computing services to patrons. In total the Library provides over 600 student and faculty use machines throughout the building. This is broken into large areas like the Student Computing Center, 24/7 Study Area, Current Periodicals and Microforms Center, Media Center and Reference Services.
Students, Faculty and Staff are welcome to use any of the public machines with a valid Red ID.
Community users have the option of using one of the computers in Reference Services labeled for community use. Each community user is allotted 2 hours per day on these machines.
The Library offers several different type of technologies to provide desktop services. We offer Mac and PC desktops as well as Virtual Desktops. Mac and PC's are replaced every 4 years with new upgrades or virtualized desktop services. The Library also offers printing, scanning and copying services in various areas of the building.
Areas of the Library which contain computers:
24/7 Study Area
The 24/7 Study Area in Library and Information Access is located on the 2nd floor of the Library Addition. The entrance is through the Library dome heading South.
3rd Floor - Love Library
The 3rd floor in Library and Information Access is located on the 3rd floor of Love Library.
5th Floor - Love Library
The 5th floor in Library and Information Access is located on the 5th floor of Love Library.
Current Periodicals and Microforms Center (CPMC)
The Current Periodicals & Microforms Center (CPMC), located on the first floor of Love Library.
The Media Center is located at the bottom floor of the Library Addition.
The Reference Services area is located on the first floor of the Library Addition.
Student Computing Center (SCC)
The Student Computing Center at San Diego State University is located on the 2nd floor of Love Library.