Computer Access Card
Visitors to Bracken Library may access CardCat, the online catalog, free of charge from dedicated workstations throughout the library. If you are over the age of 14, you may acquire a guest pass for full access to library computers for one day, including databases, available software, and Internet connections through the purchase of two Computer Access token cards ($2.00 total). Visitors of any age who wish to use electronic federal depository material should consult the Government Publications page.
If you have any of the following affiliations, you are exempt from the $2.00 charge:
Ball State University emeriti faculty with valid emeritus card.
- Ball State University alumni with valid Ball State University Alumni card.
- Faculty/student from any other university or college (including
Ivy Tech) with current valid identification from your home institution.
- Indiana State employee with current valid State employee identification.
- Current military personnel with valid identification.
may print up to 30 exposures per day. Abuse of printing privileges or
failure to comply with University Policies on usage of Ball State Guest User accounts
may result in permanent barring of computer access.