Connecting to a Departmental Printer

Network printers are available for use in the department. Each student has a $100 balance available in each semester. Faculty and staff members have no limitation. Please note that the color printing is much more expensive. Main Office HP Color Laserjet CP4520 Series PCL6 printer in main office will charge $1.00 per page.

To connect to network printers in Department of Geology and Geophysics:

  1. Click Start and then select Run (or “search program and files” for Win 7)
  2. In the Run window or “search program and files”,  type \\geol-print and click OK or press return key
  3. Be sure you are logged in to the LSU domain with your myLSU ID
    user name: lsu\your myLSU ID
    Password: your myLSU password
  4. Printers will be displayed.
  5. Doubleclick on the printer you want to print to (or right click mouse and choose “connection”).
  6. The selected printer will now be displayed in your list of printers.

To print from a desired printer:

  1. Open the document you wish to print.
  2. Go to File > Print.
  3. On the Print window select the name of the printer you wish to print to from the list of printers and click OK.


Available Department Printers:

Printer Name Location Model
417 B&W HP LaserJet Series PCL 5 417 Howe-Russell Building

Hewlett-Packard Laser Jet 4000N

(Black and White) $0.10 per page

e217hpdj E217 Howe-Russell Building Hewlett-Packard Design Jet 650 (Plotter)
E235 Main Office Black-white HP LaserJet M602 PCL6 E235 Howe-Russell Building

HP LaserJet M602 PCL6 

(Black and White) $0.10 per page

Main Office HP Color Laserjet CP4520 Series PCL6 E235 Howe-Russell Building

HP Color Laserjet CP4520 Series PCL6 

(Color Printer) $1.00 per page

E232 HP LaserJet 400 M401 PCL 6 E232 Howe-Russell Building

HP LaserJet 400 M401 

(Black and White) $0.10 per page

E336 Lexmark T520 (MS)(Copy 1) E336 Howe-Russell Building

Lexmark T520 (MS)

(Black and White) $0.10 per page