Computers & Study Rooms

Get keys to Magale's Multimedia Study Rooms at the Check-out Desk!


Current students, staff, and faculty of SAU may use the Reference Area and Commons computers in the library. When prompted for a user name and password, enter your network computer login. This is the login Information Technology Services assigned to you for access to campus computers and Blackboard. Login information for the Reference Area computers is available at the Reference Desk. A public access computer is available for community users adjacent to the exit gate. Assistance for the community users computer is available at the Check-Out Desk. (Printing is not available from the public access computer.)


Wireless laptop computers are available for check out to current students, staff, and faculty of SAU. Laptops may be used for four-hour periods in the library only. Ask for Magale Library’s Laptop Policy and User Contract at the Check-Out Desk for complete instructions.

Wireless Network

Personal laptop computers with standard 802.11 wireless cards can access the library’s wireless network. Most study areas on the second and third floors are accessible and electrical outlets are available on many study tables throughout the building. Use your network computer login for access to the internet.

Study Rooms

Students needing a group study space may use study rooms for four-hour periods. Most study rooms have wireless network accessibility, whiteboards, DVD/VCR players, and large screen televisions. Keys and check-out policies are available at the Check-Out Desk.

Viewing Rooms

One video viewing room is available on the library’s second floor and no key is needed to use it.

Faculty Study Rooms are available for SAU faculty upon request. Call Debbie Sehon at 870-235-5068 for information.