Software Available on McCain Library Computers

7-Zip
Used to unzip large sets of files.  Must be used when downloading images from ARTstor.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Adobe Reader X
Used to read PDF files.  Also, allows user to highlight text in a PDF.  To create a PDF from a Word document use Microsoft Word.  To convert a PDF to a Word document use computers in the Technology Production Studio.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Aladdin Genie personal reader
Assistive technology to help individuals with visual impairments read documents.
Available on: Computer in Assistive Technology Room

Chrome
Google's Web browser.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients

Firefox (Mozilla)
Web browser.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Internet Explorer
Web browser.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

iTunes
Media player and media library.  Access iTunes University content created by Agnes Scott College.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Maple16
Mathematics program.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops (Maple15)

Math Apps Folder
Collection of mathematical programs including: includes Fathom, GeoGebra, TexWorks, and several others.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

Microsoft Office - Access
Create databases and forms to capture and organize information into reports.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Microsoft Office - Excel
Create spreadsheets.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Microsoft Office - Picture Manager
View pictures. Basic editing capabilities including crop and resize.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Microsoft Office - PowerPoint
Create slide presentations.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Microsoft Office - Publisher
Create flyers, brochures, table tents and newsletters.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Microsoft Office - Word
Write papers and create reports, resumes and cover letters.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Movie Maker
Upload images, videos and PowerPoint slides to create videos.  Provides ability to insert audio and narrations.
Available on: Thin Clients | Laptops

Paint
Create and edit images.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Quicktime Player
Media player that allows the viewing of or listening to video and audio files.
Available on:  Thin Clients | Laptops

Read & Write 8 Gold
Assists users with reading and writing difficulties. It reads text aloud, helps construct words and sentences, and provides features for document creation.
Available on: Computer in Assistive Technology Room

RefWorks Write N Cite
Tool embedded in Microsoft Word that allows user to insert citations from their RefWorks account into a research paper or document.
Available on: Desktops

Skype
Voice over IP, instant messaging and video conferencing tool.
Available on: Laptops

Snipping Tool
Take screenshots of an entire screen or portions of a screen and save as an image file.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

SPSS (IBM SPSS)
Statistical analysis tool.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

StataSE
Statistical analysis tool.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients

WinDjView
Tool used in conjunction with several of the Library's newspaper databases to view digitized newspapers.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients

Windows Media Player
Media player that allows the viewing of or listening to video and audio files.
Available on: Desktops | Thin Clients | Laptops

Zoom Text Xtra 7.1
Designed for individuals with visual impairments, this tool allows users to enlarge portions of the screen and listen to text on the screen.
Available on: Computer in Assistive Technology Room