BCCC Facilities

Computer and Information Technology Services

In today's world, computers play a key role in how people work and live. The ability to use computers to communicate with others is changing the way people work and live. At Baltimore City Community College knowing how to use a computer, especially a personal computer, is a required basic skill necessary to success in both education and life.

The College offers many free computer-related services to students and faculty. Registered students receive their own e-mail account which can be accessed from computers in the library and at the open computer labs. Knowledgeable staff members at these labs offer students technical assistance.
BCCC has instituted state-of-the-art multi-user and microcomputer-based applications utilizing various  systems. Nearly all of the College’s existing computer labs have Internet access and connectivity to the College’s data center through high-speed fiber optics cabling.

The Computer Technology Club, 410-462-8542, gives advice and guidance to students considering the
purchase of their own PC, software installation, systems configuration and troubleshooting,  programming techniques, and Web page design.

The Open Computer Lab located in Liberty Main 053-055 has 62 Pentium IV computers available Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences operates the Applied Social Science Research Laboratory. This state-of-the-art 30-station lab supports computer-based social science research and provides self-paced lessons in social science disciplines. Students have the opportunity to conduct social science research on a variety of professional level software and data sets. The lab supports the disciplines of economics, history, political science, psychology, and sociology.