Student Computing Services

SJSU Student Computing Services (SCS) lends laptops, iPads, and accessories to SJSU students, faculty and staff, at no charge and also provides consultation services

The following equipment is available from SCS (depending upon availability):

 MacBook Pro

MacBook Pros

HP ProBook Windows Laptops


iPad 2s

Accessoriess Accessories
Creative Media Lab

Creative Media Lab 

Interactive Whiteboard White Boards
Calculator Calculators Chargers Chargers
Cables Cables/Adapters    

ATTENTION BORROWERS: SCS DOES NOT hold or reserve any of its equipment! All SCS equipment loans are first-come, first-served. 

SCS Consultation services*:

SCS Phone Number: 408-808-2470
SCS E-mail Address:

SCS provides in-person, phone, and e-mail consultation services to SJSU students, faculty, and staff seeking assistance with the following:

  • The use of SCS  laptops and iPads, as well as use of the apps installed on them or any of the accessories we lend for them. 
  • Troubleshooting remote access to the Library's electronic resources, for example, accessing the library's research databases from outside the library.
  • Configuring personal laptops and iPads for use with the Library's wireless network. (NOTE: SCS staff will not modify your personal laptop or mobile device, but we will assist you in making those changes yourself.
  • Use of library public desktop computer stations, including making and canceling a library computer or study room reservations.
  • Use of the Media Labs, equipment and facilities on the 4th floor.
  • Resetting your Library PIN (NOT your SJSUOne account password).
  • Using the campus wireless network.
  • Activating and using your SJSUOne account (NoteSCS cannot reset your SJSUOne password; only the University Helpdesk in Clark Hall can do that  (408-924-1530).
  • Problem reports: SCS will document and relay reports of problems with SCS equipment, Library public computers, electronic resources and wireless network access to the Library’s Information Technology Unit.

SCS Does NOT perform computer repairs, data recovery, or software sales. Such issues will be referred to appropriate University service centers and/or associated vendors.  For additional information you can try the links below:

* SCS services are available during regular King Library operating hours AND during extended study hours (See SCS operating hours in the panel at the right).  NOTE: Equipment will NOT be loaned 30 minutes prior to SCS closing.