Technology and Computing
Visitors to the library can use our computing equipment and connect to online resources.
Computing and Printing
Computers are located throughout the University Library and other library locations. In addition to a full suite of standard software, many are equipped with specialized software for individuals with disabilities and GIS applications. Printers, scanners, large-scale plotters, collaborative screen sharing stations and smartboards are also available.
Use library computers
Use library printers
Connect to the internet and electronic resources
One Button Studio
Located in Mudd Library, the One Button Studio is a video recording setup that is free and easy to use. All you need is a USB thumb drive to save your video file. If you have any accompanying presentation slides, bring them on your USB drive.
In addition to the One Button Studio, Mudd Library is also home to Lightboard, which is a glass chalkboard that uses light to allow users to face viewers while writing and recording a lecture. See a video of Lightboard in action.
Computer and technical equipment
Computers, iPads, cameras, microphones, and other equipment are available for short-term checkout to Northwestern students, staff and faculty. Learn more about borrowing these items.