Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Library & Learning Center Fall 2020: Webcam Testing

Webcam Testing

Make an Appointment for WebCam Testing

The Learning Center has 4 computers equipped with Webcams that can be reserved by students needing access to a computer for completing online tests that require the lock-down browser and use of webcam for monitoring. 

You must be a Lone Star College Student and have a prearranged appointment to use this service.

Testing computers may only be used by students for testing purposes.

 

Rules for Computer Use:

You must have an appointment to use a computer.

Students may make one appointment per day for up to a maximum of 2 hours. 

Computer use is limited to educational or research functions, in accordance with LSC Computer Use Policy.

 

Make an Appointment for a Testing Computer

Make an Appointment for a Testing Computer

The Learning Center has 4 computers equipped with Webcams that can be reserved by students needing access to a computer for completing online tests that require the lock-down browser and use of webcam for monitoring. 

You must be a Lone Star College Student and have a prearranged appointment to use this service.

Testing computers may only be used by students for testing purposes.

 

Rules for Computer Use:

You must have an appointment to use a computer.

Students may make one appointment per day for up to a maximum of 2 hours. 

Make an Appointment

  • Use the Testing Computer Booking form to reserve a testing computer.
    • Each line on the form represents a different computer. Green squares are available times. Red squares are unavailable or already booked. Grey squares are times when the library isn't open.

Booking screen

  • Click on the time that you want to start your appointment. (Your appointment will appear in Yellow.)
  • At the bottom of the chart, choose from the drop down menu when you want your appointment to end and click submit. (Maximum time is 2 hours).

Testing computer booking screen

 

  • Read over the Terms and Conditions for using the computers.
  • Confirm that the appointment details listed at the top of the form are what you want. If not, click the "Change" button to make changes.
  • Complete the Booking Form with your name, student email address (my.lonestar.edu), phone number, and Student ID number. Give an explanation for your visit (i.e.- pharmacology test requiring webcam). Then, choose "Start My Booking"

Testing Computer booking details screen

  • After you complete your reservation, you will receive a confirmation email, which includes the number of the testing computer that you have booked, the day and time of your appointment, and a Check-in Code. Be sure to bring this with you when you come to Learning Center for your appointment.

Arriving for Your Appointment

  1. Check in to campus following the LSC-North Harris Campus Return Procedures
  2. Come to the Learning Center at the time of your appointment. (Be sure to bring the check in code and computer number from your confirmation email.)
  3. Check In for your appointment
    • Either click the Check In link in your confirmation email or scan the Check In QR Code posted at the front of the Learning Center. (If you do not have a device with you, please see the Check In station at the front of the Learning Center to check in).
    • Enter your Check In Code
  4. When you are Checked In, you will see a Confirmation Screen. Keep this screen open to Check Out when you are finished with the station.

Booking Check In Confirmation

  1. Locate your reserved computer and use the provided wipes to disinfect the keyboard and station.

Checking Out when Finished

  • When finished using the computer, use the provided PPE to wipe down the station (keyboard, mouse, and surrounding table area).
  • Check Out from the computer using the button from the Check In screen. (If you have lost this page, please see the staff at the Check In Station for Check Out).

Check In confirmation with arrow to Check Out button

  • You will get a confirmation message confirming that you have checked out of the space.
  • Exit the Learning Center once you have completed your business.