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College of San Mateo Library


Technology Available for Check-out

The CSM Library checks out laptops, headphones, and scientific and graphing calculators to faculty, staff, and currently registered students.

Need to Borrow Technology?

Students who need to borrow a Chromebook, hotspot, or calculator in order to complete coursework, may submit a request. Current enrollment at the college will be verified prior to issuing technology.

Student Technology Request

You will be notified of technology distribution and return days on your college email account.

Need Technology Support?

If you are borrowing college provided technology (such as a laptop, wifi hotspot, or graphing calculator) and need help, please let us know how we can assist.

Get Technology Support

Unfortunately, we are unable to assist with personally owned computers.


Computer Lab - currently closed

The CSM Library has over 50 PC computers and two Macintosh computers available for students to use in its two computer lab areas on the main floor. There is no time limit for students using these computers.

All PC computers are loaded with the following software: Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Adobe Suite (Acrobat DC, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Photoshop), Microsoft Suite (Access, Excel, Powerpoint, & Word), Arduino IDE, Blender, FSReader 3.0, Fusion 2020, JAWS 2020, Kurzweil 3000, MakerBot, Pearson Sign In, QuickBooks Premier & File Manager, Ultimaker Cura 3.6.0, VLC Media Player, and ZoomText 2020.


Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones
  • MDR-ZX110NC
  • Over-ear, Noise-isolating Headphones
  • Connectivity Technology: Wired
  • Up To 80 Hours Of Battery Life
  • Frequency response:10-22,000 Hz
  • Length:3.94 ft

1 week loan period with valid library account

Sony  Noise Cancelling Headphones

MacBook Pro
  • 2012 13”
  • Intel Core i5 2.5GHz
  • C 4GB Memory
  • 500GB HDD Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • Macos Mojave

Up to 3 week loan period with valid library account

MacBook Pro

Sony VAIO S Series
  • Windows 7
  • 6GB

Up to 3 week loan period with valid library account

Sony VAIO S Series

  • TI-36X Pro Scientific Calculator is an advanced, four-line scientific calculator, with higher-level math and science functionality.
  • TI-83 Plus and TI-84 Plus Graphing Calculators to graph and compare functions, as well as perform data plotting and analysis.

1 week loan period with valid library account