Tech Lab Resources

Tech Lab Equipment Resources

Equipment

  • 46 iMacs running El Capitan with Microsoft Windows 10 as a virtual machine
  • 2 standard size flatbed scanners with document readers
  • 2 oversized flatbed scanners
  • 1 document scanner
  • 1 slide scanner
  • 3 multifunction printers with document scanners and free scan to email functionality (two black & white, one color)

3D Printing & Scanning

  • 1 MakerBot Replicator 2 3D printer scanner
  • 1 MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D scanner
Collaboratory Resources
  • 6 iMacs (1 configured with a standing desk)
  • 1 80-inch wall mounted TV with built-in Mac and DVD capabilities. Includes webcam and speakerphone system with remote as well as the ability to hook up laptops with either HDMI or VGA cables (assorted adaptors also available through the Tech Lab).
  • 1 Scanner
  • 1 Black & white multi-function printer
  • Designed collaborative space featuring movable chairs, tables, and whiteboards
Items Available for Borrowing

The Tech Lab has a variety of equipment available to check out for SLIS students and faculty. Equipment is generally available on a first come first serve basis. See below for equipment and loan period details.

Laptops: 3-day non-renewable loan period due to high demand

  • 4  MacBook Pros

Tablets & E-readers: 2-week loan period

  • 3 iPad Air 2
  • 1 iPad Mini
  • 1 Asus Nexus7
  • 1 Kindle Fire HD
  • 1 Kindle Paperwhite
  • 1 Nook

Headphones: 4-hour loan period


Cameras & Peripherals: 1-week loan period

  • 1 Nikon D3200 digital SLR camera
  • 5 Flipcams (Tripods and TV cables are also available)
  • 2 Point-n-shoot digital cameras
  • 2 Tascam DR-40 Linear PCM Recorders
  • Keyboards (Apple and PC)
  • Apple trackpads
  • 2 Webcams
  • 2 Web microphones
  • 1 Speakerphone/Conference phone
  • 1 Audio recorder
  • 1 Multicard Reader USB
  • 2 Raspberry Pi
  • 8 4-port USB hubs
  • 2 Apple Duckheads for older chargers
  • 6 SD cards
  • 2 MicroSD cards


Assorted Cables and charging adaptors: 4-hour loan period

  • Lightning, micro USB, Thunderbolt, Firewire, ethernet, usb, USB wall plugs and Apple laptop chargers.

Additional items available for faculty, student groups, or events:

  • Google Glass
  • Mondopad
  • Buttonmaker & cutter
  • Nano mini 3D printer
  • 3D pens
  • Portable Projector

Software Available on Lab Machines
Adobe CS6 & Creative Cloud 2015:
  • Adobe Acrobat DC
  • Adobe After Effects CC 2015.3
  • Adobe Animate CC 2015.2
  • Adobe Audition CC 2015.2
  • Adobe Bridge CC 2015
  • Adobe Bridge CS6
  • Adobe Character Animator (Preview 4)
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2015
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
  • Adobe ExtendScript Toolkit CC
  • Adobe Extension Manager CC
  • Adobe Extension Manager CS6
  • Adobe Fireworks CS6
  • Adobe Flash Builder 4.7
  • Adobe Flash CS6
  • Adobe Gaming SDK 1.4
  • Adobe Illustrator CC 2015.3
  • Adobe Illustrator CS6
  • Adobe InCopy CC 2015
  • Adobe InDesign CC 2015
  • Adobe InDesign CS6
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Media Encoder CC 2015.3
  • Adobe Media Encoder CS6
  • Adobe Muse CC 2015.2
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2015.5
  • Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • Adobe Prelude CC 2015.4
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015.3
  • Adobe Scout CC
  • Adobe SpeedGrade CC 2015

Text Editors and IDEs:
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Atom
  • Script Editor (Mac only)
  • BlueGriffin (Windows VM only)
  • Canopy (Windows VM only)
  • Eclipse (Windows VM only)
  • jGRASP
  • Komodo Edit 8 (Windows VM only)
  • KompoZer
  • MarcEdit (Windows VM only)
  • Microsoft Visual Studio (Windows VM only)
  • NotePad++ (Windows VM only)
  • Oxygen XML Editor (Windows VM only)
  • RStudio
  • TextWrangler (Mac only)
  • TextEdit (Mac only)
  • XCode (Mac only)

Conferencing & IM Applications:
  • FaceTime (Mack only)
  • GoToMeeting
  • Skype
  • Skype for Business (Windows VM only)

Web & Database Tools:
  • MySQL Workbench
  • PuTTY (Windows VM only)
  • XAMPP (Windows VM only)

FTP Programs
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Cyberduck (Mac only)
  • Fetch (Mac only)
  • FileZilla
  • WinSCP (Windows VM only)

Media Players:
  • iTunes
  • Quicktime
  • VLC (Mac only)
  • Windows Media Player (Windows VM only)

Design Software:
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Font Book (Mac only)
  • GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program)

Apple Creativity Apps (Mac only):
  • Keynote
  • Numbers
  • Pages

Microsoft Office:
  • Access (Windows VM only)
  • Excel 
  • OneNote (Windows VM only)
  • PowerPoint
  • Publisher (Windows VM only)
  • Word

Statistical Software:
  • Enthought Canopy (Windows VM only)
  • MiniTab (Windows VM only)
  • R
  • RStudio
  • SPSS (Windows VM only)

Web Browsers:
  • Chrome
  • Internet Explorer (Windows VM only)
  • Microsoft Edge (Windows VM only)
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Safari

Accessibility
  • FSReader
  • JAWS (Windows VM only)
  • Kurzweil (Windows VM only)
  • Praat (Windows VM only)