Equipment and Media

Computer and scanner access in Falk Library

  • Windows and MAC computers for patron use are located on both floors of Falk Library
  • A University Computing Account is required to log on to the computers
  • Book scanner and document feeder scanner available on upper floor
  • Accessible software is available on all computers. Select computers have accessibility hardware.
  • Assistance is available via the upper floor Technology Help Desk
  • Operating systems, software, and equipment vary by location

HSLS technology equipment available for borrowing

A Valid Pitt ID needed (Gold Cards excluded) for borrowing.

  • Windows 10 laptops
  • MacBooks
  • iPads & tablets
  • Phone charging cords
  • Mobile power stations
  • Laptop charging cords and battery packs
  • Mac charging cords and display adapters
  • HDMI cables
  • Lightboxes
  • Headphones
  • Computer mice
  • Flash drives

Equipment Renewal

Renew equipment online. Most equipment can be renewed for an additional 4 hours. All equipment must be returned before the library closes.

Group study room equipment

  • Video cables and remote controls may be borrowed for connecting a circulating or personal laptop to the in-room screen.
  • Whiteboards can be brought into rooms but cannot block doorways. Please return markers and erasers to the Technology Help Desk.

CDs and DVDs

  • Media can be found via PITTCat for the Health Sciences
  • DVDs are located on the Upper Floor near the journals.
  • Please see the Technology Help Desk staff to retrieve CDs.
  • Media may be used in the library or checked out at the Main Desk