Technology in UC Library
Frank E. Gannett Memorial Library

Technology in UC Library: Combined Version

UC Library provides the community with a variety of technology resources and services, including computers, photocopiers and a scanner.
 

Library Computers

UC Library offers a some computing services to the community. Our services complement the wider array of technology services offered on campus. 

More About Computing @ UC 

  • Go to UC Computer Labs for all campus lab schedules, computer configurations, and software 
  • Go to ResNet to learn more about wireless network card installation and troubleshooting Residence Hall networking issues 
Information Commons Computers

UC Library provides over 60 PC computers dedicated for research purposes in the Information Desk area and has a supply of laptops available for student check out at the Circulation Desk 

Access

  • Access is restricted to current UC students, faculty and staff by use of a Utica College login

Use

  • The Library computers are intended primarily for library research but are also available for other appropriate uses. 
  • Information Commons computers are loaded with word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software (For example, Microsoft Office and Adobe) 
Laptop Lending Program
  • Laptops access the Internet using the UC wireless network and include typical software 
 

Printing from Library Computers

  • Printing from either these computers or laptopsno longer  deducts from your Student Print account allotment.  A color printer is available but it does deduct from student accounts
  • Duplex printing (double-sided) is the default 
  • Personal laptops do not print in the Library
     
  • How to Turn Off Duplex (Double-Sided) Printing
  • Go to File > Print
  1. Select either the Properties or Preferences button
  2. Select the Finishing tab
  3. Remove the check from the box labeled "Print on both sides"


UC Wireless Network

  • Laptops for in the Laptop Lending Program access the Internet on the UC wireless network 
  • UC students, faculty and staff may access the Internet in the Library from personally owned laptops using the UC wireless (unsecured) network 
  • Use of the UC wireless network is not restricted but does require login


Scanner

  • A Scanners, with Adobe Acrobat software are available on several Inormation Commons computers.  In addition, there is also a high speed scanner/copier  
  • UC students, faculty and staff may use the scanners 
  • You may access your UC Network storage space or use a removable storage device to transfer files
  • If you need help scanning, please ask at the Information Desk

Photocopiers

UC Library provides two copiers, located on the first floor of the Library 

  • One is a pay copier. Photocopies are $0.10 per page: coins and $1 bills
  • A second scanner/copier is available for affiliated users
     
  • Change may be available at the Circulation Desk

Contact

Frank E. Gannett Library
1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502-4892

(315) 792-3041
(315) 792-3361 (Fax)
(315) 792-3006
1600 Burrstone Road | Utica, NY 13502