Facilities & Equipment

Desktop Computers

The library has 40 desktop computers on the main floor. All computers are connected to printers at the Circulation Desk.

Library Network

The three rows of computers closest to the west entrance of the library are on the Library network. These computers can be used without logging on.

They are all connected to a printer at the Circulation Desk.

Business School Network

The three rows of computers closest to the east entrance are on the Business School network. Students must log on with their UW Net ID and password.

They are connected to a printer at the Circulation Desk which can make single-sided, double-sided or color copies. Transparencies can also be made for $1 per sheet. Choose a payment option of either WisCard or a white copy card.

Specialized databases such as Bloomberg and Choices 3 are on computers behind the Reference Desk. Each computer in this row is clearly labeled and connected to a printer at the Circulation Desk.

Laptop Computers

The Business Library has 25 laptop computers that can function either as a Mac or a PC. They can be checked out at the Circulation Desk for 3 days.

The number of laptops currently available on campus can be found at the UW InfoLab Laptop Checkout System. Overdue fines are $20 per day for every day or portion of a day that the laptop is overdue. They must be returned to the location from which they were checked out.

Large Screen Computers

Two computers with large screens are located near the east entrance of the library. Group study rooms on the upper level of the library are also equipped with large screen computers.

They are intended for students working on group projects.

A key for the wireless mouse and keyboard must be checked out at the Circulation Desk.

Wirelsss Network

Wireless access to the campus network is available everywhere in Grainger Hall. A NetID and a wireless network card are required.

Printing is available from the wireless network.

Wireless network printing

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