Open Computers
Circulating Items
  • PC Computer Cluster

    • 8 high-performance, dual-monitor units
    • 1 Waucom interactive pen display

    Mac Station

    • 2 27" dual-boot iMacs
    • Epson DS-7500 flatbed scanner with automatic document feeder

    Teaching Laptops

    • 12 units available
    • students can use classroom pods with
      their own laptops

    GPS Devices

    contact GIS Librarian for more information

    • 8 Garmin eTrex 20 handheld units
    • 2 Trimble Juno 3b handheld units


    Specialty Printers

    • 3D Printer - MakerBot Replicator 2x
    • HP Design Jet T1200 PS large format color printer

    Specialty Scanners

    • Esri HD Ultra 4350i+ 42-inch wide
      color scanner
    • Kinect (availability pending)

    Digitization Hardware

    • Kirtas APT2400 scanner (please contact us regarding Kirtas scans)
    • 2 Epson Expression 11000XL graphic arts scanners (12 x 18) - Visual Resources Center


    • cables/adaptors (HDMI/VGA)
    • headphones (see Circulation Desk)
    • scanner weights
    *on order, availability pending receipt

    Data Use & Analysis

    • MatLab R2013a
    • R
    • SAS
    • S-Plus
    • SPSS
    • Stata
    • Stat Transfer
    • Tableau Desktop*

    Digitization & Metadata Services

    • ABBY FineReader OCR
    • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator

    Text Mining & Analysis

    • ABBY FineReader OCR
    Recommended Web Tools
    • Bamboo Dirt
    • HathiTrust
    • JSTOR Data for Research
    • TAPoRware
    • Voyant Tools


    Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

    GIS Platforms
    • ESRI ArcGIS
    • GRASS
    • Quantum GIS
    • uDig
    • Google Earth
    • HyperCube
    • Sketchup
    Imagery Analysis
    • Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator
    • ENVI
    • GeoExpress
    Vector Analysis
    • GeoDa
    • FME
    *under licensing review, availability pending approval
  • Please note: currently, this widget does not work
    on mobile devices, nor is it viewable unless you
    are connected to the ND network (either
    on-campus or via VPN).

    Click here to view current machine availability at other campus computer labs.

    Available Software

    Mac Stations

    GIS Stations

    Additional GIS Station software:

    - ABBY Fine Reader (OCR/Text Analysis)
    - ArcGIS (GIS) SPSS (Data Analysis)
    - Stat Transfer (Data Analysis)
    - SPSS (Data Analysis)

  • Items Available for Check-Out

    Who May Borrow Items?
    What Items May be Borrowed?
    How Long May Items be Borrowed?
    How Are Items Loaned?
    Library Circulation Policies


    Who May Borrow Items? [top]

    Currently enrolled students and faculty/staff

    What Items May be Borrowed/How Long May They be Borrowed? [top]

    Must Stay in the CDS May leave the CDS/Building Coming Soon!

    4-hour loan periods

    • Adaptors (HDMI, VGA, A/V)
    • Cables (HDMI, VGA)
    • Webcam
    • Presentation Clicker
    • Headsets
    • Microphone

    1-day default, renewable

    • Voice Recorder
    • GPS Units

    Loan Timeframe TBD

    • Arduino Starter Kit
    • Raspberry Pi Starter Kit

    How Are Items Borrowed? [top]

    NDID Card Required

    Weekdays, 9 AM - 5 PM
    Please inquire in the Office Suite (131).

    Weekdays after 5 PM, Weekends
    Look for the "Tech Support Available Here" sign.

    *Select cables/adaptors are also available at the Circulation Desk.

    Policies [top]

    Library Borrowing Policies

    Problems [top]

    If you are experiencing circulation issues, please complete this form for expedited assistance: