Needed Items

We need the following equipment in good working order that meets our specifications for use in our public access labs and classes. If you have hardware or software to donate, please call our IT Department, 236-8225 x112. Thanks!

Most Needed:

  • Optical mice
  • Routers and switches
  • Rolling chairs for public access labs
  • LCD Monitors
  • Flash Drives

PC Systems or Laptops

  • 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
  • 1 GB of system memory
  • 80 GB hard drive if single drive
  • Video cards that support DirectX v.9 graphics or higher and contain 32 MB or more video ram

Networkable Laserjets only with driver disks if at all possible

Any size flat screen LCD monitors

Peripherals (loose or with computer)

  • T10/T100 network cards (w/driver disks)
  • 10/100 switches
  • Memory (RAM) 512 Mb or larger
  • Any speed CD-ROM RW (CD burners)
  • DVD Drives and/or burners
  • Headsets and ear buds
  • Wireless access points
  • USB external CD drives
  • CAT 5 cable
  • Optical mice
  • Any amount of memory; we can supplement it
  • Other add-ons okay (network cards, modems, etc.)

Sturdy tables or computer tables for public access labs

You can legally donate older software, especially after you’ve upgraded, to a non-profit organization.

  • Paragon virtual CD software
  • Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Acrobat
  • Windows XP software – these must come with CD Keys or production identification numbers!
  • Office productivity (MS Office 2003, etc.) – Must come with CD Keys for installation
  • Typing Tutors, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing – Must come with CD Keys for installation if applicable
  • Resume Creators



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