Computer Labs

Writing a term paper in AC Clark lab.Attention!

Due to recent events surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, access to computer labs has changed.

Decker Hall Room 108 will be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  You will need your student keycard to gain access.

For library computer lab hours, please visit

If you need access to a locked computer lab, please ask your faculty request access for you via our Request Keyless Entry Access form.

Please adhere to social distancing and cleaning guidelines while using the lab.

If you have any questions or problems in the labs please submit a help request from our Computer Lab service portal or call the Service Desk at 218-755-3777.


Bemidji State University has a variety of public and department labs available for student use.

With over 50 machines distributed over 4 floors, the primary and largest lab on campus is the A.C. Clark public lab located in the A.C. Clark library.

Need to do some late-night work?  The Beaver Lounge, located in Decker 108, is BSU’s first 24/7 computer lounge.  Students use their key cards to access.  Features include comfortable study chairs, private group study rooms, personal device charging stations, color printing, and more!

Computers located in the library and the Beaver Lounge have BSU’s complete software library installed on them. You should be able to find the application you need to complete any assignment.

Looking to scan a book?  The library has a book scanner available for student use.  Printers and copiers are located in the library too.

If you have any questions or something is just not working the way it should, stop by the Service Desk for assistance.

You will also find many specialty labs at BSU designed for your major.  Please check with your instructor to see what labs you’ll be using.

All users of labs are expected to adhere to BSU’s Lab and Acceptable Use policies.  You can find those listed on our policies page.

Here is a listing of some of the labs on campus:
Lab NameLocation# of Computers
A.C.Clark Library Public Lab A.C.Clark Library (all floors) 52
A.C.Clark Library rm122 A.C.Clark Library rm122 25
Academic Resource Center (ARC) Oak Hall 6
Advising Success Lab Decker 222 5
AIRC student lounge American Indian Resource Center 6
Beaver Lounge Decker 108 23
CAD Lab Bridgeman 214 31
CAD Lab 2 Bridgeman 225 28
CIS/Business Lab 1 Memorial 250 31
CIS/Business Lab 2 Memorial 270 31
Computer and Environmental Sciences Lab Sattgast 371 24
CORT Student Lounge Bridgeman 202 6
Digital I/O Bridgeman 203 2
Geography and Math Education Lab Sattgast 248 38
Geology Sattgast 111 2
Graphic Design Lab Bridgeman 218 30
HMU Leadership Center Hobson Memorial Union 3
Mass Comm Media Bullpen Deputy 265 8
Mass Comm Media Lab Deputy 261 12
Math Help Room Sattgast 249 3
Model Processing Bridgeman 112 3
Multimedia Lab Deputy 219 5
Music Listening Bangsberg 304 4
Music Technology Bangsberg 118 11
PE Gillett 141 5
Physics Computer Lab Sattgast 307 6
Union Kiosk HMU, Upper 2
Walnut Kiosk Walnut 1F 2
Writing Resource AC Clark Library 3rd Floor 3