Computer Labs

The Department of Geography and Anthropology maintains two computer labs for teaching and research in mapping sciences, digital humanities, climate studies, and other areas covered in the variety of courses offered by the department.

Popular software available in the labs:

  • Agisoft Metashape
  • ArcGIS
  • Canvas
  • EndNote
  • Imagine
  • Google Earth Pro
  • Matlab
  • Microsoft Office
  • QGIS
  • R
  • R Studio

Howe-Russell E220

The E220 lab is open to undergraduate and graduate students in the LSU community during open hours when there are no classes in the room. The 20-station lab gives students access to software and computing power for their research or completing class assignments. It also functions as a multimedia classroom.

Open hours Spring 2020:

MON 08:00am-04:00pm
TUE 08:00am-09:00am, 01:30pm-03:00pm
WED 08:00am-04:30pm
THU 08:00am-09:00am, 01:30pm-03:00pm
FRI 09:00am-02:30pm

Class schedule Spring 2020:

TTH 09:00am-10:20am (GEOG 7975)
TTH 12:00pm-01:20pm (GEOG 2010)
TTH 03:00pm-04:20pm (GEOG 7911)
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Howe-Russell 260

The 260 teaching lab is used primarily for instruction of undergraduate courses. The room is equipped with a multimedia podium and projectors along with 28 workstations.


Class schedule Spring 2020:

TTH  07:30-08:50am (GEOG 4046)
TTH  09:00-10:20am (GEOG 2040)
TTH  10:30-11:50am (GEOG 4047)
TTH  12:00-01:20pm (GEOG 4043)
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