WDL Computing, Printing & Scanning

WDL Computing Services

Computers located within the Wilson Dental Library are available to all Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry affiliates with a USC computer account. 


  • 5 Desktop touch screen computers that include access to productivity tools Citrix, Remote Desktop, aXium and the Implant Exam. 

  • InfoStations are available near the front desk of the library and will allow you to print, book a group study room, and search for materials. 

  • Our two group study rooms and rare book room include a large screen with HDMI connection.

WDL Printing and Copying Services

The Wilson Dental Library maintains both a USC Libraries printer/copier and a Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry departmental printer/copier. We also provide a USC Libraries guest card machine for guest printing purposes.  

For more information regarding printing services at USC Libraries, please visit the USC Libraries page on printing. 

The Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry provides a printer/copier for use by Ostrow affiliates only. Please note that the device is on a different network and you cannot print from library computers.  Ostrow affiliates using DesktopAnywhere will be able to print from their DesktopAnywhere session. All users with an account on the Ostrow domain should be able to use the device as a photocopier using their USCard. For more information about how to use the Ostrow printer/copier, please view this guide.


The Wilson Dental Library maintains 3 flatbed scanners and 2 automatic document feed scanners for use. 

Power chargers and video adapters

The Wilson Dental Library’s front desk has a selection of power charges and adapters available for checkout by USC students, faculty and staff. Items circulate for three hours and can be renewed at the front desk. A $1.00 per hour fee is charged for late returns. The fee for unreturned items is the replacement cost + $10.00 service charge. 

USC Computer Accounts

USC students, staff and faculty are issued computer accounts when they join the university. Additional computing accounts described below provide other groups with USC electronic services including email, USCards, Blackboard and access to library electronic resources.  

Affiliate Accounts

USC electronic services are available to:

  • Interns, residents, fellows

  • Voluntary faculty

  • Employees of USC-affiliated hospitals

  • Visiting students and scholars

  • Temporary agency employees

Applications for affiliate accounts require sponsorship by your department chair or home department coordinator.  Not all affiliates are eligible for all USC electronic service.

Organizational Accounts

For information about how to request an organizational account at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, please review this page