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Library Lab

Find out what you can do in the lab, lab hours, get help with computer and tech issues or ask a tech question!

What Can You Do in the Lab?

LabGet Face 2 Face Techy Help

Get techy help with the numerous software applications available including word processing, spreadsheets and presentations as well as help with Internet problems, Wi-Fi setup, printing and scanning.

Work on a PC

The 49 PCs each have DVD-RW drive, USB ports and lots of great software:

  • Office (full version with Publisher)
  • Chrome
  • VLC Player
  • Acrobat Pro DC
  • Java
  • Google Earth
  • iTunes

Do College Level Research

Do college level research, accessing thousands of full text articles online from our online Databases.

Get Face 2 Face Research Help

Get research help from the research experts--librarians! Ask COM Library.

GuideHelp Yourself

With our great guides--designed by COM Librarians with COM students in mind, to help you find the best resources for your projects and save you time.


Print out B&W (school related) for no charge; B&W (non school related) for 5 cents/page or color for 10 cents/page.

Use Office

Work on your paper or other class projects using MS Office on library computers. Lab staff can help you if you run into trouble using Office, or try our Office guide.

Work on a MAC

Our Mac has a USB ports and some great software:

  • MS Office
  • Safari
  • Google Chrome
  • TextWrangler
  • Adobe CC Suite

Watch DVDs or Streaming Video

COM Library has hundreds of DVDs that you can check out at the Circulation Desk, or access our streaming video from our Media & Streaming Video Collection. Headphones are available with each computer--or bring your own.

Listen to Audio

Listen to audio on any of our computers--headphones are available on each computer--or bring your own.

Use Assistive Technology

On our designated wheel chair friendly PC.


Scan documents with our scanner to JPEG or PDF format.

booksRead eBooks

You can access hundreds of thousands of eBooks from COM Library's eBook Collection. Read online or login and download to your device.