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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am to 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am to 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 2:30pm

The NVC Student Open Computer Lab provides resources for all students to help them succeed in their classes. Resources include computers, software, scanners, printers, and mobile devices, all available on a walk-in, first-come first-serve basis in Juniper Hall room 106. The resources in the Student Open Computer Lab include the some of the following:



  • Computer Workstations (PC & Apple)
  • Laptops & Tablets (PC & Apple)
  • Mono Printers & Color Printers (Printing charges are handled through GoPrint)
  • Projectors
  • Interactive Board
  • Flatbed Scanners
  • Scan to e-mail system
  • Charging stations
  • Collaboration Tables



The following software is available on all computers in the Student Open Computer Lab.

  • GoPrint (pay per print)
  • Internet Browsers
    • Firefox
    • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Office Professional


Limited Software

The following specialized software is available on a limited number of computers in JH106G

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Autodesk AutoCad
  • Cisco Packet Tracker
  • CyberED
  • Finale NotePad
  • Interactive Physiology
  • Sibelius
  • StatDisk


Additional Resources

Assistive technology is also available for students in JH106D, such as:

  • JAWS
  • KURZWEIL 3000
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking


Electronic Items Available for Checkout

(limited quantities on a first come, first serve)

Click here for Checkout Guidelines

  • iPads
  • Laptops
  • Macbooks
  • Mini Projectors
  • Surface Pro


Reserve the Student Innovation Lab - Room JH-106F

Click here for Room Reservation Guidelines

Hours of Operation

Phone: 210-486-4701

Summer Semesters
Monday - Thursday:  7:30am - 6:00pm
Closed Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Fall & Spring Semesters
Monday - Thursday:  7:30am - 8:00pm
Friday: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

*Hours are subject to change


This is our Pay per Print management system

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Contact Information

For more information contact:
210-486-4777 (Option 1) 

Jose Olivares
Technology Support Supervisor
Phone: 210-486-4791

Chadwick J. Cardenas
Information System Specialist
Phone: 210-486-4024

Walker Hobbs
Computer Support Technician
Phone: 210-486-4780


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Juniper Hall

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Student Innovation Center

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