Technology in the Library
Fifty computer stations are available for students, faculty, and staff use. Sixteen of them are available near the front desk for community guests. All stations have the Microsoft Office suite, SDA Bible Commentary, and Mathematica. Three computer stations on the main floor have BibleWorks and all stations on the second floor have SPSS installed.
Laptops are available for students and faculty to borrow from the circulation desk. They may be used in the library for up to four hours. View the Laptop Checkout Agreement »
Students, faculty, and staff may check out iPads and Microsoft Surface tablets for one week.
The library offers 3D printer services for 10 cents/gram of plastic used. Please contact Ron Miller at 423.236.2796.
Students, faculty, and staff may check out TI-30X calculators for one week.
All patrons may check out headphones in exchange for ID while in the library.
Printing and Scanning
You may print wirelessly to the black and white or color printer in the library periodicals area from anywhere on campus. Campus ID cards or department cards are required for copies and printouts. You may add money to your card at the ID Card desk located in Herin Hall. Visitors may ask for help at the circulation desk or periodicals desk. You may scan a document to your email for free from the printer in the periodicals department.
Wireless Internet is available on all floors of the library. View Southern's Network Usage Policy »
Media viewing stations for VHS and DVDs are available in the media department on the second floor.