Mobile Technology Labs - Thunder Bay

Our Mobile Technology Labs provide you, as an instructor, to use technology in the classroom in order to teach a lesson or perform technology-related tasks.

We off a range of technologies that you and your class can use in the Bora Laskin building. For more information about the different labs as well as availability, see the following:


  • For availability click the following: Apple Mobile Lab, Apple iPad Lab, PC Mobile Lab
  • You must book through the Educational Technologies Coordinator or any administrative assistant
  • When booking, you must include the proposed room of use, course number, and course section
  • Mandatory time between books is four hours (re-charge)
  • You must sign the each Labs out as a unit, there are no individual computer or iPad loans
  • You can only use the Labs in the Bora Laskin Building
  • When not in use, each lab must be plugged in and stored in the vault

Pick Up & Return

  • During pick up and return, check for all units and power cords
  • Two people must help to move each Lab's cart
  • When moving a cart you must push it. Do not pull the cart
  • When not in use, each Lab must be plugged in and stored in the vault

In Classroom Use

  • Usage of the lab and equipment is for in-class instructional purposes
  • You, the instructor, are responsible for checking that all machines are returned in the same condition as they were picked up
  • No data is to be saved on the machines
  • Students are required to bring a USB drive if the assignment requires them to save and keep files
  • In the classroom, the machines should be used on battery power; the power cords must stay docked in the cart

General Usage Notes

  • Be aware of the save location on software such as iLife. You must save projects on an external storage device
  • No food or drink on the cart
  • Software requests per TSC lab policy, but you must direct all requests to the Educational Technology Coordinator

Apple Mobile Lab Availability

Apple iPad Lab

PC Mobile Lab