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Library: Computing


There are multiple spaces in Abell Library where computers can be accessed. The library has 47 desktop computers running Windows 8, and which feature a robust variety of software. These computers are open to all current students, faculty, and staff of Austin College. There are 3 computers designated for public library catalog access only (2 on 1st floor, 1 on 2nd floor). 


1st Floor/Main Library

  • 4 PCs - located in Reading Lounge (just past the circulation desk on the left)
  • 4 PCs - located between Large Presentation Area and Bound Periodicals


1st Floor/Extended Study Area 24 hour access with AC ID

  • 14 PCs - Extended Study Area is on 1st floor to the left of the main entrance, adjacent to circulation desk
  • 3 printers - 2 black & white; 1 color
  • 1 copier


2nd Floor

  • 25 PCs - located in Instructional Computer Classroom (Rm 208)
  • 1 printer - located in Instructional Computer Classroom (Rm 208)


Laptop Checkout

The library has 4 Windows 8 laptops available for checkout with a current AC ID. More information can be found here.


Guest Wi-Fi

Guests may utilize our wireless Internet while in the building. Please inquire at the circulation desk to obtain credentials.

Library Information


Abell Library Center

900 N. Grand Avenue, Suite 6L

Sherman, TX 75090-4400

Phone: 903-813-2236

Summer 2017 Hours*
Day Times
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED

*hours in effect May 13 - Aug. 23, 2017

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