Computing, Printing, Photocopying, and Study Spaces

Computers, Laptops, and Wireless

Computers | Laptops | Wireless

Computers

The WHSC Library has several banks of PCs and Macs available to all Emory faculty, staff, and students on both the library entrance level and the upper level, Level 1. Emory University NetIDs and passwords are required for use.


Laptop Checkout

MACs and PCs laptops are available in the Health Sciences Center Library for in-house use by current students, staff, faculty.  Printing is also available from the laptops. The checkout period is two hours.  Emory ID is required. Only currently enrolled students may borrow laptops. Laptops may be used with the ethernet connections or wireless available throughout the library. Laptops may not be taken out of the library for any reason, at any time.  There is a $20 per hour late fee to ensure timely return of the computer and accessories.  All computers must be returned one hour before closing. 


Wireless Access

Wireless internet connection is available in the Health Sciences Center Library.  Instructions for accessing Emory's wireless networks are available at EmoryUnplugged.

Printing, Self-Service Photocopy, Scanning

Printing | Self-Service Photocopy | Scanning

Printing

Computers in the Library print to the EaglePrint stations.   Black and white printers are located on both levels near the computers, and a color printer is located on the Plaza Level in the copy area. Print jobs may be released at any EaglePrint station on campus. To pay for prints, current faculty, staff, or students can use EmoryCard; alumni, affiliates or visitors must use Emory guest copy card which may be purchased at the Library Information Desk. When sending a job, you must identify the job with your Emory NetID and then assign a name to the document to be printed; those who use a guest copy card will identify with the number printed on the front of the card.  At the print station, swipe your Emory card to view your available print jobs.

Additional information about printing is available at Emory's EaglePrint website.

EaglePrint installers for use with personal computers can be found at Emory's SoftwareExpress website.

Rates for Emory Card printing:

  • $.07/black & white singled-sided
  • $.12/black & white double-sided
  • $.30/color single-sided
  • $.50/color double-sided

To add value to an Emory card, visit EmoryCard Services.


Self-Service Photocopy

Visitors can purchase pre-paid copy cards at the Information Desk. To add value to an Emory card, go online at http://studentfinancials.emory.edu/how-to-add-funds.aspx.

Costs for copies:

  • Black&White $.08 cents per single-sided sheet
  • Color 50 cents per single-sided sheet

Photocopiers are always available when the library is open. Photocopy machines are located on the Plaza Level, in the copy area near the back of the Library, and upstairs in the study area near the bookstacks.

Warning Concerning Copyright Restrictions. The Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using the equipment is liable for any Copyright infringement.


Scanning

A multifunctional color printer/copier/scanner is available on Plaza Level (library entrance level), and an easy to use, KIC BookEdge Scanner is available upstairs near the elevator. The KIC BookEdge Scanner captures deep into the bookfold of books and bound serials. Scanning is free and patrons can scan and edit in B&W, grayscale, and in color.  Files can also be saved to a USB thumb drive or emailed as an attachment.

Study Spaces

WHSC Library | Branch Libraries

WHSC Library

The Health Sciences Center Library includes computer workstations, seating at tables, carrels with power outlets and wireless access. A quiet study area is located on the upper level.  Study rooms for individuals or groups are available; bring your Emory card to the Information Desk to request a key.  Based on demand, use of  rooms may be restricted to a 2-hour limit.  Keys to rooms must be returned at least 15 minutes prior to closing time. 

  • Five study rooms can accommodate 4-5 people in each room, and are equipped with an Ethernet connection and dry erase board; one room is equipped with a large screen monitor that can connect to a laptop computer
  • Two study rooms can accommodate 8-10 people; one is equipped with an interactive electronic whiteboard and Ethernet connection; the other is equipped a large screen monitor and Ethernet
  • Five small rooms with dry erase boards for 1-2 people

Groups may also use the interactive electronic whiteboard located in the open area on the Plaza level.


WHSC Branch Libraries

These spaces include computer workstations, tables, comfortable seating and wireless access.

Emory University Hospital Branch

Room H-140

24/7 access by activated Emory Hospital ID is available to Emory faculty, residents, and third and fourth year medical students.  Space is available to other hospital staff 9am-5pm.

Grady Branch Library

1st floor, Glenn Building Open Monday-Friday, 8am - 5pm. Show school or hospital ID or sign in as visitor for entry.

Emory University Hospital Midtown

5th Floor, Medical Office Tower 24/7 access by activated Emory Hospital ID is available to Emory faculty, residents, and third and fourth year medical students.