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 | 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 | Laptops

Anaconda
A free and open-source distribution of the Python and R programming languages for scientific computing.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

Audacity
A multi-track audio editor and recorder on a free, open source, cross-platfrom audio software.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

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

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

Internet Explorer
Web browser.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

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

Lynda
A desktop link to Lynda.com, an online learning resource utilizing video tutorials and courses.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

Maple16
Mathematics program.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

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 | Laptops

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Python
A high-level, general-purpose programming language that lets you work quickly and integrate systems more effectively.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

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

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

StataSE
Statistical analysis tool.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

VLC Audio/Video Player
A free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files, and various streaming protocols.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops

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

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

Zotero
A free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share research.
Available on: Desktops | Laptops