Library Computers

About Hirsh Health Sciences Library Computers


All library computer users are expected to adhere to Computer Use Policies.

Save your Work

Patrons are required to save their work on an external media device (e.g. USB flash drive) or Cloud Storage (e.g. because all documents and settings are deleted upon restart.


Library Computers are equipped with software that supports the curricula of the Health Sciences Campus.


Printing is available from these computers on the 4th and 5th floors of the Library.

Reporting Problems

To report problems with library computers, please notify the 5th floor Tufts Technology Services Walk-Up Desk or use the Report a Problem form.

Laptops for Loan


Hirsh Health Sciences Library offers the following for library patrons to borrow:

  • Apple MacBook Pros
  • PC laptops

To borrow a laptop, see the borrowing library materials page.

Public Computers


Hirsh Health Sciences Library offers 34 public computers, which are available on the 4th and 5th floors of the Medical Education Building.

Library Computers


Two library computer labs, Medical Education Building room 510 and 514, are available for instructional use by faculty, staff, and Tufts Medical Center employees.


Users are expected to adhere to Computer Lab Policies.

Reserving Computer Labs

To reserve a lab, follow the reservation process by visiting the Tufts Space and Resource Reservation System. Please note: For "Setup type", "As Is" must be selected to view the available computer labs.

If you have any questions about lab availability or don’t have access to the reservation system, please email

Required Software

If you require specific software for your reservation, please contact at least two weeks prior to your class.


The computers in the lab are available for use by library patrons when not being used for classes. For more information, view instructions for how to check the availability of the labs.

Rooms Capacity Audio/Visual Equipment Available
Room 510 12 computers Projector
Room 514 25 computers Projector