Library Computers and Printers

All library computers are equipped with MS Office, LockDown Browser, SPSS and many other educational applications. Additionally, all library computers are connected to the library printing system.

Public Computer Labs

The library two computer labs have available the following equipment for public use:

  • Fifty-eight PC desktops
  • Two Mac desktops
  • An overhead book scanner
  • Five flatbed scanners
  • Four black and white printers
  • A color printer

Desktop computers are first come first served and can be accessed by students, faculty, and staff by using their UCA credentials. Non-UCA users should see the Computer Support Desk for assistance.


Fifty PC laptops are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk. 

  • Only current UCA students are eligible to check out laptops.
  • Check-out time is 6 hours and it must be used within the library.
  • Users are fully responsible for the laptop when it is in their possession including any repair or replacement costs.


  • Black and white printing/copying costs 5¢ per page and color printing costs 50¢ per page.
  • Students receive $5.00 of printing funds on their BearCard every semester. After printing funds are spent, students may use BearBucks to pay for printing.
  • Patrons without a BearCard may purchase a Guest Card at the ADM machine by the Library Computer Support Office. For $1.00, you receive a print card with 5 black and white prints/copies. You may add more funds to your purchased print card at the ADM machine.

To Get Help

→ The Library Computer Support Department has staff available to assist you with the use of library computers, printers, scanners, and copier.
→ Visit our Ask Us page where you can browse FAQs and contact us via email or question form.