Information Technology

Cornell Law School Computer Lab

The Computer Lab is located on the 3rd floor of the Library just off from the Gould Reading Room. The lab is open 24/7. After 4:30 p.m.and on weekends, students can access the lab by using their Cornell Student ID card. After hours access is restricted to law students only.

The lab consists of twenty-three workstations including three standing kiosks and five Net-Print printers.The computers have Windows 10 installed on them. Software applications installed on each computer include: Microsoft Office 2016, Adobe Acrobat DC, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Chome, and NetPrint printers. Three workstations have dedicated flatbed scanners.  The computers restart at 3am daily. When the computers are restarted all work not saved to an external drive or the cloud will be erased.

There are four black and white printers and one color printer: MTH372, MTH373, MTH374, MTH375, MTH-Color.  The printers are connected to the Cornell University's NetPrint system. At the start of each semester, each Law School student is credited with $45 for printing. Students are charged 9 cents per b&w page and 30 cents per color page.  Toner and paper are located for these printers are located near the printers. 

There is an additional printer for resume printing located at one of the standing kiosks. Staplers and hole punches are provided for student use.  Staple supplies are left out. Resume paper is available upon request.

The two LexisNexis printers and one WestLaw printer are maintained by a student representative.  For toner, paper, and technical questions regarding the LexusNexis and WestLaw printers, check the sign on the printers.  

Throughout the semester there are student workers who work in the lab after hours, usually 5 - 10 PM, M - F and weekends. During the school year consultants are on duty to maintain and support the lab. The consultant's job is to help the students with any questions about the lab computers and software.

The hours that consultants work are as follows:

  • Monday-Friday: 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday: Noon - 8:00 PM
  • Sunday: Noon - 8:00 PM

For any other technical issues please contact the Help Desk.