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Equipment and Technology: Manassas

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

Assistive Software Station

The Manassas Campus Library has two computers running Windows 7 with assistive software installed.

One computer has the following assistive software installed:

The other station has the following assistive software installed:

  • JAWS screen reading software

Persons who need to use any of this software have priority at either computer. 

Calculators

The Manassas Campus Library has graphing calculators for loan.

The following calculator models are available, although we cannot guarantee that any particular model will be available at any given time:

  • TI-82

  • TI-83 Plus

  • TI-84 Plus

  • TI-85

The following policies apply to graphing calculators:

  • Users must present a valid NOVACard in order to borrow a calculator.

  • The loan period for calculators is seven days.

  • Calculators must be returned in person to the Manassas Campus Library by the close of business on the day that they are due.

Computers

The Manassas Campus Library has two iMacs, which are available for use on a first come, first served basis.

The Library also has over 30 desktop computers running Windows 7, which are available for use on a first come, first served basis.

DVD Players

The Manassas Campus Library has two DVD players which may be used in the Library.

The DVD players are available for use on a first come, first served basis.

Instructions for using the DVD players are available here.

Each DVD player is connected to a 23" widescreen video monitor.

Headphones

The Manassas Campus Library has headphones for loan.

Most pairs of headphones have a 3.5mm audio connector.

A few pairs of headphones have a USB connector.

The following policies apply to all headphones:

  • Users must present a valid NOVA Card in order to borrow headphones.

  • Headphones may be used in the Library only.

  • Headphones may be used until the close of business on the day that they are borrowed.

Photocopying

The Manassas Campus Library has three multifunction machines that can each print, photocopy, and scan. For more information about printing, copying and scanning, see the section labeled "FastPrint" near the bottom of the NOVA Card webpage.

Printing

The Manassas Campus Library has three multifunction machines that can each print, photocopy, and scan. For more information about printing, copying and scanning, see the section labeled "FastPrint" near the bottom of the NOVA Card webpage.

Scanning

The Manassas Campus Library has three multifunction machines that can each print, photocopy, and scan. For more information about printing, copying and scanning, see the section labeled "FastPrint" near the bottom of the NOVA Card webpage.

VHS Players

The Manassas Campus Library has two VHS players which may be used in the Library.

The VHS players are available for use on a first come, first served basis.

Instructions for using the VHS players are available here.

Each of the VHS players is connected to a 23" widescreen video monitor.