Computing Hardware Resources

Hardware for use by students and faculty of USFSP are found primarily in the 1st Floor Information Commons area, as well as for checkout from the Access Services circulation desk.
Available Software

Image Location Description Usage Info
1st Floor Information Commons 40 Dell Optiplex GX 780 Computers, Dual Core Processor, CDRW/DVD drives, sound and 19″ Flat Panel display Student Use with NetID, for Desktop Publishing Tasks
Checkout from 1st Floor Circulation 6 Apple PowerBook Pro

Intel processor, wireless LAN access, 4 hour battery backup, available for checkout.

Student Use with NetID, Microsoft Office Desktop Publishing.
1st Floor Information Commons HP Scanjet 8200

Color Flatbed Scanner, removable lid for oversize items.

Student Use with NetID, For Image Manipulation with Adobe Photoshop CS.
Stacks & WebExpress on all Floors 12 Dell Optiplex GX620

computers with Celeron Processor, no floppy or CD ROM, 15″ Display.

Stack access to online catalogs and USF based searches.
POY 218

Bibliographic Instruction Lab

27 Dell Optiplex GX780

Computers, Dual-Core Processor, CDRW drives, & 17″ adjustable Flat Panel Displays.

Bibliographic Instruction, USF and Non-USF training.
Checkout from 1st Floor Circulation 12 Dell Inspiron 15

Laptops, i3 Processor, wireless LAN access, 2 hour battery backup.

Internet and Library database searching from all floors of the library.
1st Floor Information Commons 4 Dell Optiplex GX 780

Computers, i3 processor, CDR drives, sound and 17″ Display.

Non-USF use Internet searches and email.
1st Floor Information Commons Color Printing & Copying

Ricoh Multifunction Color Printer & Copier system. Fifteen cents per page color printing on 8 1/2 X 11 or 8 1/2 X 14 Paper. 600X600 dpi printing with a 300K/mo duty cycle.

Student & Lab Color printing needs.
1st Floor Circulation Various USB 2.0 Thumb Drives

Thumb drive, 2-4 Gigabyte capacity. Users may check out these flash drives to take home; USB bays are available via the front door of Dell Optiplex machines.

Students, staff or faculty who need to save anything larger than a standard floppy (1.44MB). The library provides 1 Gigbit capacity, but Cruzer drives also come in 128MB, 256MB, 512MB, or GB sizes.


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Contact Information

Berrie WatsonHead, Systems and Digital TechnologyPhone: (727) 873-4402

Related Departments

Systems and Digital Technology

Last edited on December 4, 2013