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TVCC Libraries: Computers, Printers, & Technology

Does The Library Have Computers For Student Use?

The Athens Library has 37 computers available for student and faculty use.

Do I Need A Student ID To Use A Library Computer?

Students wishing to utilize the computers in the computer or study room must have a current TVCC ID.  Student's that did not bring their ID or are wanting "quick access" to a machine can use one of the computers on the main library floor.

Can I Save My Work On The Library's Computers?

We ask that all students save their work on a USB drive.  Student's saving their work on the computers risk both losing their work or having other students view their personal information.  

Can My Friends And I Work Together On A Computer?

Yes, there are areas in the library that allow for users to work together.  The Athens library has a new, state of the art collaboration room that allows up to 4 group members to plug their laptops in and have their work displayed on a large screen TV.  Unfortunately, group work is not allowed in the library's main computer room due to testing.  Study rooms and exterior computers are also available for completing group assignments.    

Can I Print In The Library?

Yes, the library has a centralized printer connected to each of the workstations. There is also a printer connected in a study room for group projects.  Students needing to print from their laptops must utilize a USB drive or email the information to themselves.

Do You Have A Color Printer?

The library is only able to offer black and white printing at this time.

How Much Does It Cost To Print?

Printing is .10/page.  

Can I Connect My Device and/or Laptop To WiFi?

Yes, the library has an available WiFi connection that either guests or individuals with a Cardinal ID and Password can utilize.  Students having difficulty accessing the WiFi can seek help from IT Services.

Can I Charge My Laptop and/or Device?

The Library has a laptop table that is equipped with top accessible plugs for charging laptops and devices.

Can I Fax From The Library?

Before 4:30 p.m. students should utilize the TVCC Bookstore for fax services.  After 4:30 students may fax from our facility for a nominal fee.  See library staff for details.

Does The Library Have Copy Machines For Student Use?

Yes, the library has a copy machine available for student use.  Copies are limited to black and white and are .05/page.

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Contact Information

Please contact the specific libraries for testing information. 

Library Contact Information
Athens LRC:          (903) 675-6260
**Terrell LRC:        (972) 563-4929
Palestine LRC:      (903) 729-0256
 

**The Terrell Campus does not test in the LRC.  Please call (972) 563-4944 for testing information.