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Carlson Library Information Commons

The Information Commons in Carlson Library is a collaboration between the University Libraries and Information Technology which brings together a variety of services for student success.  The Information Commons is open 24/5 and features:

    • 100 general workstations for student use (UTAD login, Windows 7, Microsoft Office) connected to 4 Print Stations (3 printers at each station)
    • 70 laptops for checkout and use within the Library's wireless environment (UTAD Login, Microsoft Office, Windows 7, etc.)
    • 2 Mac labs equipped with 16 iMac computers (UTAD Login, Mac OS, Microsoft Office for Macs, etc.)
    • 2 Accessibility workstations with hardware and software for patrons with mobility or vision impairments
    • Wireless network for personal devices is available for students.  It is called Secured Public and you can authenticate using your UTAD account.
  • Library services, including
    • Reference Librarians that can help you find material for your research and
    • 3 Information Literacy classrooms (two 32 seat and one 20 seat capacity) to learn about how to find, evaluate, and organize information.
  • An IT Help Desk, for troubleshooting and training on computer software applications and hardware.

Other services located in Carlson Library near the Information Commons include

  • The Tutoring Center to get individual additional instruction for your classes from the Learning Enhancement Center.  (Located on the Lower Level)
  • The Writing Center, for assistance in the writing process at all levels of learning. (Located on the lower level next to the LEC.)
Last Updated: 3/22/15