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 PhotoScan Pro
  • 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 2019:

M  08:30-16:00
T 12:00-15:00
W 08:30-16:00
TH 12:30-15:00
F 08:30-15:00

Class schedule Spring 2019:

MW   16:00-17:30 (GEOG 4016)
TTH  09:00-10:30 (GEOG 4045)
TTH  10:30-12:00 (GEOG 7975)
TTH  15:00-16:20 (GEOG 7911)
howe russell lab

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 2019:

MWF  10:30-11:20 (GEOG 4047)
MW   14:00-15:50 (ANTH 4024/GEOG 4020)
TTH  09:00-10:20 (GEOG 4031)
TTH  10:30-11:50 (GEOG 4046)
TTH  12:00-13:20 (GEOG 2040)
TTH  15:00-16:20 (GEOG 4043)
260 lab