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Our Services

Lab Space
reservation

Our Mac and Linux labs are located on the first floor of Crerar. We have current hardware and software for OS X and Linux, along with scanners and video equipment. Our labs feature 20 student workstations each. Please contact us to reserve a lab.

Student-led
minicourse lessons

We offer free-of-charge minicourse sessions each quarter, taught by UChicago students. Learn about systems, programming, media software, and more in a relaxed environment. Reservation is not required and documentation is provided.

software and
hardware

CSIL has current hardware and software for macOS and Ubuntu Linux, along with hardware, scanners, and video projection equipment in the labs. Check out a detailed list of all the software and packages our laboratory machines currently have installed.

Equipment
check out

From chargers to headphones to cables to mice, and more, CSIL offers a wide variety of equipment that you can check out for free. Swing by the tutor desk to check out this equipment. You will be required to fill out a form with your contact information and temporarily trade in your UofC ID.