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Equipment and Technology: Loudoun

This page provides an overview of the hardware, software, and other accessories available at NOVA Libraries.

Print, Copy, Scan

A valid NOVACard or guest card is required for printing and copying.

Printer/Copiers/Scanners

Multi-functional Printer/Copiers/Scanners (B&W and Color) are available on the 2nd and 3rd floor of the library. Add money to your NOVACard/guest card at the NOVACard machine located on the 2nd floor of the library.

Scanners

Two flatbed scanners are available on a first come, first serve basis. They are located on the 2nd floor of the library.

For more information on printing and copying, click here.

Headphones

A valid NOVACard is required to checkout headphones.

Headphones are available to checkout for library-use only and are located at the circulation and reference desks located on the 2nd and 3rd floor of the library.

 

 

 

 

Charging Stations

Charging stations (compatible with iPhones and androids) are available on the 2nd and 3rd floor of the library.

Remember to take your device with you when you leave.

Assistive Technology

Accessibility Software

Two accessible computer stations (one is located on the 2nd floor of the library and one in 302F) are available with JAWS and Read and Write Gold.

Magnifier

A desktop electronic magnifier is available on the 2nd floor of the library.

Computers & Software

Mac Minis

Mac Minis are available on the 2nd and 3rd floor of the library.

Software

All computers are equipped with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access)  and Adobe Reader.

Specialized software (MyMathLab, AutoCAD, etc.) is available in the Open Computer Lab, LW 230.  

 

 

 

Calculators

A valid NOVACard is required to checkout calculators.

TI-83 and TI-84 Plus calculators are available to checkout overnight and for library-use only. These carry overdue fines and replacement costs. 

Calculators are located on reserve at the circulation desk on the 2nd floor of the library.

 

 

 

Media Viewing Stations

Two media viewing stations (DVD & VHS) are available on the 2nd floor of the library on a first come, first serve basis.

Check out a pair of headphones at the circulation desk.

Laptop Kiosk

Coming Soon! Fall 2019.

A valid NOVACard is required to checkout a laptop.

Laptops are available to checkout for up to 4 hours and are for on-campus use only. All borrowers must agree to the terms and conditions, including late fees of $4/hour and replacement fees for lost, stolen or damaged laptops.

The self-service kiosk is located on the 2nd floor of the library in the alcove next to the circulation desk.

For more information, please review the Terms of Service & Frequently Asked Questions.

 

Anatomical Models

A valid NOVACard is required to checkout anatomy models.

Models 

  • Torso
  • Leg
  • Arm
  • Bones

Models and bones are available to checkout for library-use only and are located on reserve at the circulation desk on the 2nd floor of the library.

 

Portable Projectors

A valid NOVACard is required to checkout a portable projector.

Two ML1050ST+ Optomo projectors are available for checkout for up to 2 hours and are for library group study room use only (302D and 302E). All borrowers must agree to the terms and conditions, including late fees of $4/day and replacement fees for lost, stolen or damaged projectors.

Connect the projector to a laptop PC computer or USB storage device to display office documents, PDFs and images. 

The portable projectors are available for library group study room use only and located at the reference desk on the 3rd floor of the library.

For more information, please review the Terms of Service & Frequently Asked Questions.