English @ OU

Literacy and Technology Learning Lab

Ellis 18 is a secured computer lab for English graduate students, faculty, and staff.

Instructors can reserve the lab for their classes by emailing their requests to . When making a request, please include the instructor's name, the class name, and the desired date and time. Instructors must sign up for the lab at least 24 hours before the requested time.

Ellis 18 unavailable? Check out the Computer Lab Resources guide for information on scheduling other labs on campus.


Faculty, staff, and graduate students have printing privileges in 18. Undergraduate English majors can also set up an account for printing privileges in the English Department office, Ellis 360.

Computer Hardware:

Apple iMac Desktop
Snow Leopard OS X

AV Resources:

Ceiling mounted LCD projectors
DVD/VCR combo players to be used with LCD projectors
Audio amplification speakers

Network Resources:

Switched 10BaseT Ethernet workstation connections for LAN and Internet connectivity
Hewlett Packard 4050N Laserjet network laser printer
File and Print serving


Adobe Acrobat Reader
MS Office 2011
Mozilla Firefox 2.0
Safari 4.0.3
Google Crome

Equipment Rental:

A Sony DCR-VX2100 3 CCD Mini DV Camcorder, tripod, and steady stick are available for English Department instructors and graduate students. Undergraduate students who wish to rent equipment should visit the Media Library: Alden Library, second floor.