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Reference Computers - 20 Computers with:

  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • Black and White printing - 10 cents per page.
  • Color printing - 50 cents per page.

The reference computers are to be used for research in the library: book, article, and web searches. Librarians are available for research assistance.

Computer Lab - 111 Computers with:

  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • SPSS and Chem ST (on 30 computers)
  • Black and White printing - 10 cents per page.

The computer lab computers are for general computer use, Canvas, My Math Lab, typing papers, checking e-mail, browsing the web. Instructional Assistants are available for general computer help and using Microsoft Office products.

One architecture/engineering computer with:

  • Autocad 2014
  • Mastercam Design X5
  • SolidWorks 2013-2014


  • Students working on academic assignments have computer use priority.
  • The LACCD's administrative regulations on the use of district and college computing facilities specifically prohibit downloading, storing or displaying obscene or pornographic material. Misuse of the computing facilities may result in the loss of computing privileges. Violations of these policies will be enforced in the same manner as other district policies. Disciplinary review includes the full range of sanctions up to and including, but not limited to, employee dismissal, student expulsion, and/or legal action.

Copying and Printing


Copy Express A - one color copier, one black and white copier. 

Copy Express B - Two black and white copiers.


Copy Tech Express A  (Room 5203) is where print jobs from the reference area computers are sent to. This room has the color printer / copier, so if you want to print in color, you will need to send your print job to the color printer from the reference computers. Color copies can also be made in this room.

Copy Tech Express B (Room 5242) is where print jobs from the computer lab are sent. Both copy machines / printers in this room are black and white.

For both copying and printing

You will need to have one or five dollar bills to add to your account to make copies or print.

Pierce students add money to their 88 account in the copy rooms. Non-students can create an account at any computer. If assistance is needed, ask at the Computer Help Desk next to the computer lab.

Black & white prints or copies - ten cents per page

Color prints or copies - fifty cents per page.

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