Technology & Printing

Library Computers

All libraries have computers available for SMU student, staff, and faculty use. Your SMU ID and password are required to login.

We do not have public computers, but guests are welcome to access Guest Wifi on their own devices.

Library Computer Software

For questions about software on library computers, contact the OIT Help Desk.

Standard Software

  • Microsoft Office 2019
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • Eviews
  • Mathematica
  • Matlab
  • SAS
  • SAS Enterprise Miner
  • SPSS
  • Modeler
  • Amos
  • Respondus Lockdown Browser

Specialty Software

Bridwell Library

  • Accordance Bible Software – Ask at Desk

Business Library

  • Morningstar Direct
  • GMetrix
  • Bloomberg
  • FactSet
  • FTS Trading System (Kitt Center)
  • Microsoft Power BI
  • Tableau
  • R
  • R Studio
  • SDC

Fondren Library

Accessibility Software

For a complete list of accessibility software and locations, see our Services for Persons with Disabilities. For accessibility software questions, or to schedule an appointment for help, contact Accessibility technology can be moved to different library locations upon request.


PaperCut is the pay-to-print system at SMU. Faculty, staff, students, and guests can print to public printers from workstations or personal devices. Color printers are available in each library. Printers have copier and scanner functions.


All libraries have scanners or printers with a scanning function. You can email your scans, save to a flash drive, or upload.

Fondren Library Print Copy Scan, 1st Floor: KIC and flatbed scanner
Bridwell Library Room 115 and basement: KIC scanners
Business Library KIC scanner
DeGolyer Library KIC scanner
Hamon Arts Library

Room 1200: KIC and flatbed scanner

Room 2200: flatbed scanner

Room 3200: ScannX and flatbed scanner

Underwood Law Library Print, Copy, Scan


Microform Readers

Microform readers are located in Fondren Library, Bridwell Library, and Underwood Law Library.

  • Fondren Library, Print Copy Scan, 1st Floor.
  • Bridwell Library Basement.
  • Underwood Law Library. Ask at Desk.

Audiovisual Equipment

Hamon Arts Library has audiovisual equipment available for checkout or in the Audiovisual study rooms.

  • Multi-region DVD player
  • Blu-ray player
  • VCR
  • Cassette player
  • Turntable
  • Electric keyboard

Equipment Checkout

Fondren Library and Business Library have chargers, mini projectors, and more available for checkout. See Equipment Checkout for a full list.