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Language Resource Center

The LRC is a specialized use computer laboratory and computer teaching facility open to UNLV students and faculty. We offer multimedia resources (movies, books, cds) for foreign language and ESL learners, as well as RebelPrint services.

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Classrooms & General Lab

Classrooms

The LRC has one classroom (FDH 241), and one computer teaching facility (FDH 240) with 20 desktop computers. Reservations can be made through laura.madrid@unlv.edu.

Specialized Use Lab

Lab Rules

The UNLV computer labs are provided to support the academic computer needs of all currently enrolled UNLV students. Use of the labs for other purposes, commercial or otherwise, is prohibited. The rules below are intended to maintain an environment in the labs where all students can work effectively.

  • Students must have their UNLV identification card (RebelCard) with them to use any UNLV computer lab.
  • An account that allows access to the UNLV computer labs can be obtained by currently enrolled UNLV students. However, this account is to be used only by the student to whom it is given. Students may not share their account with anyone else.
  • A RebelCard is required to check out any materials from the Language Resource Center.
  • Lab patrons may not duplicate or use copyrighted materials without appropriate licenses and/or permission.
  • Lab patrons may not remove materials from the Language Resource Center for any reason.
  • All users must respect the privacy of others, and courteous behavior is expected in the facilities.
  • Lab patrons are expected to maintain the decorum of a library at all times. No user may engage in behavior that will disturb or distract other students.
  • The use of cell phones in the facilities is restricted. Phones should be taken outside when receiving a call, and ringers should be silenced. .
  • Changing the current hardware and software configuration is prohibited. To make specific or unusual hardware or software requests, contact the Facilities Supervisor for the lab.
  • Students may not use their own paper in the facilities and must use the paper provided by the labs. The reprographics department can accommodate special paper and printing needs.
  • Students may not sleep in the lab. The use of computer booths is restricted to working on computers.
  • The use of any tobacco product or alcoholic drinks in computer facilities is prohibited.
  • Food is only allowed at the round tables. Only drinks with lids may be kept at the computer booths.
  • Users may not leave their personal belongings unattended or leave their workstation unattended without logging off for any extended period (i.e., more than 20 minutes). UNLV is not responsible for any items left unattended in the facilities.
  • The repeated violation of lab rules may result in lab privileges being suspended.
  • Users may not engage in behavior that creates a hostile atmosphere for other students wishing to use the lab. For further explanation of this rule see “Procedures Regarding Offensive Behavior in Computer Facilities”.

Labs Directory

Hours of Operation

Fall/Spring

Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Summer II and Summer III

Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

We are located on the second floor of the Flora Dungan Humanities (FDH) building, in room 240. You can reach us by telephone at 702-895-1930 during open hours.

Classroom and General Lab reservation requests should be sent to laura.madrid@unlv.edu.

Language Learning Resources

Media Materials

Materials include Arabic, Chinese, English as a Second Language (ESL), French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian and Spanish selections.

 

Language Resources

Language Keyboard

Visit the typeit website for accents and characters.