Computers & equipment

The Terman Engineering Library offers a variety of computers and educational technology for patron use.  In addtion, selected software packages are available to library computer users and for download to Stanford-affiliated users. Please visit the library Software page for more information.

Let us know what else we can provide!

For use at the library

iMac computer cluster (SUNet ID required)

  • 7 iMac dual-boot computers (Mac and PC)

Apple Macbooks

  • OSX with web and office productivity applications installed

Dell Precision T1700 (SUNet ID required)

  • Locally-managed PC computer with various engineering-related software

Bloomberg Professional Terminal

  • Access real-time financial market data

Information kiosks

  • For quick catalog searches, printing, emailing. No SUNet ID reqired

Graphing calculators

  •  TI-84 and TI-89 graphing calculators


  • Large format and feeder scanners available

Large Size Monitors

  • Portable 60" and 26" monitors available

Color printer

Rolling Dry Erase Whiteboards

Copy machine


Borrow and take anywhere

Google Chromebooks

  • Samsung, Acer, Toshiba and HP Chromebooks

E-Book readers

  • Kindle e-book readers available to check out for 28 days


  • Mac VGA and iphone/ipad video adapters