Software and hardware in the library

Training and support

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Training offered:

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Audio editing (Audacity)
  • Video editing (Windows Movie Maker and Pinnacle)
  • and more

All public computers in the O'Grady Library run the Windows 7 operating system, have the minimum hardware and software configuration listed below, except for catalog kiosks, scanning kiosks, and the video-editing station. Additional software and peripherals are available to the Saint Martin's community on selected computers:

Common software  (all PCs)

  • Adobe Flash (plug-in)
  • Adobe Reader
  • Adobe Shockwave (plug-in)
  • ALGOR V16 (engineering -- finite element analysis)
  • Autodesk Design Review (engineering) -- AutoCAD
  • Inspiration 9 (brainstorming/ diagramming)
  • Internal Flow (engineering)
  • LizardTech DjVu (plug-in for reading DjVu documents)
  • MathType 6 (mathematical notation software*)
  • MATLAB (mathematics)
  • McTrans HCS2000 (engineering --  highway capacity)
  • MSC MD Patran (engineering -- production design simulation)
  • Microsoft Expression (video editing, screen capture)
  • Microsoft Encarta
    • Encyclopedia Deluxe
    • Interactive World Atlas
    • World English Dictionary
  • System Center Endpoint Protection (antivirus software)
  • Microsoft FrontPage 2003 (web page authoring)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Office 2010
    • Access (databases)
    • Excel (spreadsheets)
    • Groove (collaboration)
    • InfoPath (forms)
    • OneNote (note taking)
    • Outlook (e-mail and scheduling)
    • PowerPoint (presentations)
    • Publisher (desktop publishing)
    • Word (word processing)
  • Gimp 2.8 (photo editing)
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 (programming)
  • MINITAB (statistics)
  • Misty City Grade Machine
  • PDF-XChange (print to PDF)
  • Picasa3 (photo editing)
  • PIPE-FLO (engineering -- design and simulation)
  • PTC Pro/Engineer Wildfire (engineering -- 3D product design)
  • QuickTime Player
  • RealPlayer
  • RISA 2D (engineering -- analysis and design)
  • SAP2000 v.9 (engineering -- design and analysis)
  • Solid Works (engineering) --lower level library pods only
  • Ashampoo Studio 6 (CD/DVD burning)
  • West Point Bridge Designer (engineering)
  • Windows Media Player
  • Windows Movie Maker
  • WinTR-55 (engineering --  rainfall-runoff hydrologic model)

* MathType is restricted to students currently enrolled in an engineering, math, or science course and to faculty in those departments.

Minimum hardware configuration (all PCs)

  • Intel Pentium 4 2.8 GHz
  • 40 GB Hard-drive
  • DVD-ROM/CD-RW drive
  • Floppy drive
  • Headphone
  • 19" LCD monitor
  • USB on front of computer
  • Printer:  There is a networked black and white laser printer on both the main level and the lower level and a color laser printer on the main level.  See Printing for details on printing and printing costs.

Campus computer labs

Computers are also available in the Computer Resource Center (Old Main 350) and, expected October 2008, Harned Hall.