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Medical Faculty

A guide to acquaint UNLV School of Medicine faculty with the health sciences library at the Shadow Lane Campus.

Hardware

The Health Sciences Libraries focus on providing technology-forward services and resources. Each library location is equipped with most of the basic technology needed to research, study and collaborate effectively.

2040 West Charleston Blvd.

  • 2 PC stations with dual screens
  • 12 single PC stations
  • 2 flatbed Canon scanners
  • 1 HP printer/scanner/copier
  • 2 interactive media screens located in each study room
    • HDMI, VGA and audio cords included in rooms

InfoCommons

  • 3 PC stations with dual screens
  • 18 single PC stations
  • 2 HP printer/scanner/copiers
  • 5 interactive media screens located in each study room
  • 4 moveable power towers
  • 1 Google JamBoard

All library PC stations are also equipped with 2 power and 2 USB ports.

Software

Please see the UNLV OIT page for software available for personal use for free or discounted rates.

Public use computers in the libraries have different software available. The following table indicates which software can be found in each space.

Software

Health Sciences Library

InfoCommons

Adobe Creative Cloud (including Acrobat)

X

X

Canon Scan Software

X

FileZilla FTP Client

X

X

Microsoft Office & OneNote

X

X

Mixed Reality Portal & Viewer

X

SAS

X

X

SPSS

X

X

Skype

X

X

Technology on Reserve

Both library spaces have technology and accessories available for limited-time loans to those with an active UNLV Libraries barcode. The ability to borrow most technology also requires signing a separate usage agreement.

 

The following table indicates the item and number available in each location.

 

Technology/Accessory

Health Sciences Library

InfoCommons

Macbook Pro

-

2

HP Laptop

6

4

iPad

4

2

HTC Vive VR System

-

1

Yi 4k Action Camera

-

2

360Fly 4k Camera

-

1

Yeti USB microphones

-

2

Apple charging cables

-

3

HDMI cables

-

9

VGA cables

-

5

USB headsets

-

4

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