Tech On 2 @ the Library

Tech on 2 offers technology support and equipment checkout services for LMU students, faculty and staff and Loyola Law School students.

Location: Level 2, William H. Hannon Library

Contact: For equipment checkout, call 310-338-3094 (on campus, ext.83094); For tech support, call ITS at 310-338-7777 (on campus, ext.87777)

Technical Support Services:

(Help available 8am-8pm, Monday through Friday)

  • Resolve LMU account issues
  • Get wired/wireless assistance
  • Residence Hall device registrations (TVs, video game systems, etc.)
  • Virus/spyware scanning
  • Hardware/software troubleshooting
  • Data/document recovery

Equipment Checkout Services:

Equipment can be check out until midnight Sunday through Thursday, and until 8pm Friday and Saturday.

  • Laptops and Laptop Chargers

    Please read our laptop checkout policy before checking out laptops.

    Laptops

    •  MacBook
        • 5 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
    •  MacBook Pro
        • 16 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Laptop Adapters

    All laptop adapters/chargers can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    • MacBook 60W MagSafe power adapter
        • Compatible only with MacBook and 13-inch MacBook Pro with MagSafe port
        • 23 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
    •  MacBook 45W MagSafe power adapter
        • Compatible only with MacBook Air computers with MagSafe port
        • 2 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
    •  MacBook 85W MagSafe power adapter
        • Compatible only with 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pro computers with MagSafe port
        • 2 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
    • Targus PC laptop charger
        • Compatible with Acer, Asus, Compaq, Dell, Fujitsu, Gateway, HP, IBM, Lenovo, Panasonic, Sony, Toshiba
        • 7 connector tips available.
        • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
  • Cameras

    Tech On 2 on the 2nd floor of Hannon Library has digital cameras which can be borrowed by the following types of affiliates of LMU:

    • LMU students
    • Loyola Law School students
    • LMU staff and faculty

    To borrow a camera you must fill out an Equipment Agreement Form in which you take responsibility for the digital camera and peripherals checked out to you. Cameras and camera accessories have a checkout period of 7 days with the option to renew for an additional 7 days if there is no hold on the item.

    Still Cameras

    Canon EOS Rebel T5i


    Nikon D5200

    • Available to check out: camera body, 55mm camera lens, battery, battery charger, USB cord, A/V cable, camera bag, neck strap, front lens cap, body cap
    • Not available to check out: eye piece cap, memory card
    • Watch this video for an introduction to using the Nikon D5200


    Video Cameras

    Canon VIXIA HFG30

    • Available to check out: camcorder body, battery, camcorder bag, camcorder charger, USB charger, USB cord, HDMI cord, stereo video cable
    • Optional: lens hood
    • Not available to check out: remote control
    • Software available here
    • Watch this video for an introduction to using the Canon VIXIA

    Drift HD Ghost

    • Available to check out: Drift HD ghost camera, battery, overall camera case, USB cord
    • Not available to check out: MicroSD memory card, waterproof camera case, universal clip, connector hatch
    • Watch this video for an introduction to using the Drift HD Ghost

    GoPro Hero3 (Black edition)

    • Available to check out: camera body, battery, camera case, HDMI cable
    • Not available to check out: waterproof case, MicroSD card, head strap and quick clip, flat adhesive mount
    • Watch this video for an introduction to using the GoPro Hero3


    Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790

    • Available to check out: camcorder body, batteries(2), battery charger, HDMI cord, USB cable, camcorder bag 
    • Not available to check out: lens hood, remote control
    • Watch this video for an introduction to using the Sony Handycam

    Camera Tripods

    Vivitar Tripod - Travel/Spider

    • 2 parts: top is detachable
  • Wacom Tablets

    ll tablets can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    Tablets

    Wacom Intuos3 tablet PTZ-630

    • 10 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Accessories

    Grip pen/Stylus to work with Wacom Intuos3 tablet PTZ-630

    • 10 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
  • MIDI Keyboards

    All keyboards can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    Alesis 25

    • 25-note velocity-sensitive MIDI keyboard controller with USB and MIDI ports which enable you to connect to almost all MIDI equipment including software and sound modules
    • 3 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
  • Phone Chargers

    All chargers can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    Apple USB Power Adapter (5W)

    • For use with Apple USB cable to make a iPod or iPhone charger
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Lightning to USB cable (1m)

    • For use with Apple USB Power adapter to make an iPod or iPhone charger for Lightning connector
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    30-pin to USB cable

    • For use with Apple USB Power adapter to make an iPod or iPhone charger for 30-pin
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Micro-USB to USB Samsung phone charger

    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
  • Disc Drives

    All disc drives can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    Apple USB SuperDrive

    • External drive compatible with Mac systems without a built-in optical drive
    • Capable of playing and burning CDs and DVDs 
    • 5 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
  • Headphones

    All headphones can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    Sennheiser HD201

    • Stereo
    • 3.5 stereo jack with 6.3 mm adapter
    • 17 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability
  • VGA and HDMI Cables and Adaptors

    All cables and adapters can be checked out (for in-library use only) for four hours. Items may be renewed once for an additional four hours if there is no one else waiting for the item. Fees will apply for late or damaged items.

    VGA Adapters

    Standard DVI to VGA adapter

    • For older MacBook Pros
    • 3 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Micro-DVI to VGA adapter

    • For MacBook Airs
    • 2 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Mini DisplayPort to VGA adapter

    • Requires Mac computer with a Mini DisplayPort 
    • 21 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Mini-DVI to VGA adapter

    • Requires Mac computer with a mini-DVI port
    • 12-inch Powerbook G4, MacBook Intel-based white laptop
    • 3 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Adapter (3-plug)

    • 1 mini-plug adapter for 3 headphones
    • Used to hook up three mini-plug headphones into one player
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    HDMI Adapters

    Belkin or Monoprice Mini DisplayPort to HDMI adapter

    • Compatible with Mac devices with Mini DisplayPort, including MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, Mac Pro and Mac Mini
    • 14 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Ethernet Cables

    Belkin FastCat5e Premium Snagless Networking Cable

    • 7 ft. 
    • RJ45 male/male

    Belkin Cat6 snagless patch cable

    • 6 ft.
    • RJ45 male/male
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Red Cat5 (brand unknown)

    • 6 ft.
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Tripp-Lite Cat6 Gigabit Green Snagless Patch Cable

    • 3 ft.
    • RJ45 male/male
    • 10 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Tripp-Lite Cat6 Gigabit Orange Snagless Patch Cable

    • 3 ft.
    • RJ45 male/male
    • 20 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Tripp-Lite Cat5e Yellow Molded Patch Cable

    • 6 ft. 
    • RJ45 male/male 
    • 17 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Other Cables

    Super VGA HD15 Male to Male Cable with Stereo Audio

    • 6 ft.
    • Also have Extron Electronics micro VGA male to male 12 inch cable
    • 16 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    HDMI Male to Male Cable

    • Also have Extron Electronics HDMI male to male 12 inch cable
    • 10 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Laptop adapters

    MacBook 60W MagSafe power adapter

    • Compatible only with MacBook and 13-inch MacBook Pro with MagSafe port
    • 23 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    MacBook 45W MagSafe power adapter

    • Compatible only with MacBook Air computers with MagSafe port
    • 2 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    MacBook 85W MagSafe power adapter

    • Compatible only with 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pro computers with MagSafe port
    • 2 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability

    Targus PC laptop charger

    • Compatible with Acer, Asus, Compaq, Dell, Fujitsu, Gateway, HP, IBM, Lenovo, Panasonic, Sony, Toshiba
    • 7 connector tips available.
    • 1 in inventory, check with Tech on 2 for availability