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Technology in the Library

Got a project to research, type and print out?

Working on a group project and need a large screen monitor to view your content?

Need a scanner for your project?

A quick charge of your mobile device?

... Visit Dupré Library!

We have selected resources to support and enhance student learning and the research and scholarship activities of the University. The following are some of the technologies available in the Library.

Audio/Visual Equipment

Includes Webcams, Headsets, Players for DVDs, Blu-Rays, Cassettes and CDs, LCD Monitors, Microforms Readers, TV/VCR Combos, and more; inquire at the Circulation Desk

Adaptive Technology

For the visually impaired; inquire at the Circulation Desk

Charging Lockers

30 secure lockers on the 1st floor in the alcove behind the Bib Lab SMART classroom provide power outlets for charging laptops; see Laptop Charging Lockers Policy

Charging Stations

For mobile devices, including phones and tablets; around the Library in various locations; please be responsible for watching your devices while they are charging

Collaboration Stations

Large monitors and whiteboards allow groups to view information, work together on projects and create group presentations; see Collaboration Stations

Computer Labs

Copy Machines

For campus departmental use only. Copy machines no longer accept Cajun Cards for student use. Located in the 1st floor Copy Centers and the 3rd floor Jefferson Caffery Reading Room


Access to thousands of electronic books and journals; see Research


Includes DVDs, CDs, Records, Cassettes, Microforms, and Streaming Videos; see Media

Portable Power Stations

Rechargeable battery-powered generators have an AC outlet, DC input and output, and USB charging ports to power your devices; includes a 4-in-1 data transfer and quick charging cable (2 iP (Lightning) + Type-c + Micro); available to rent for four hours; inquire at the Circulation Desk


Printers are available to students with a print limit of 250 pages per semester; see Printing

Remote Access

The majority of the Library's online resources and databases are accessible off-campus 24/7; see Remote Access Information


Using touch screen technology and an overhead scanner, self-service KIC Scanning Stations allow the editing and sending of free scans in a variety of file formats to a USB drive, Cloud Storage, QR Code, the MyDocs app, or an email address.


A microfilm scanner is located in the 3rd floor Jefferson Caffery Reading Room.

Social Networking

Dupré Library

Special Collections

Gaines Center

Vending Machine

Stocked with USB flash drives and other supplies; maintained by an outside vendor

Wired Network Connections

Wired network connections in the 2nd floor Collaboration Stations

Wireless Network

University's latest generation Wireless Network throughout the building