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While general access to the Library is limited, access to software in CCS and Library Labs is available remotely. See the COVID-19 Accessing CCS Lab Remotely Instructions for more details.

This list of software is subject to change. Last updated February 2020.

Besse Commons & ILC Lab (Main floor)

(Workstations numbered IC01-IC66, LC01-LC42 located on the main floor of the Library)
These computers require a login, can be used for printing and are loaded with the following software packages:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Entire Suite)
    • Acrobat Distiller
    • Acrobat Reader
    • After Effects
    • Audition
    • Bridge
    • Dreamweaver
    • Illustrator
    • InCopy
    • InDesign
    • Media Encoder
    • Muse
    • Photoshop
    • Prelude
    • Premiere Pro
  • ArcGIS (10.5.1)
    • Globe
    • Map
    • Scene
  • Autodesk
    • 3dsMax
    • AutoCAD
    • Autodesk Design Review
    • Autodesk Inventor Pro
    • DWG TrueView
    • Inventor View
    • Revit
    • Revit View
    • Worksharing Monitor
  • Eclipse
  • Edge
  • Google Chrome
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • MapInfo Pro 16.0
  • Microsoft Office 2016
    • Access
    • Excel
    • InfoPath
    • OneNote
    • Outlook
    • PowerPoint
    • Publisher
    • Visio Viewer
    • Word
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Notepad ++
  • PuTTy
  • SAS
  • Solidworks
  • SPSS Statistics
  • VLC Player
  • Windows Media Player
  • WinSCP

Express Workstations

Stand-up units designed for quick consultation are located on the main floor and by the elevators on floors 5 through 10. These workstations provide access to the Library website, catalogue and articles databases only. Printing is available from these workstations.

Numeris Workstations

These workstations, located on the main floor of the Library (2nd floor) by the iDesk, provide access to Numeris data.

Map & Data Lab

(Workstations GEO01-GEO16)
In addition to the software listed in the Besse Commons section above, the computers in the Map & Data Lab also have the following specialized software

  • ArcGIS (ESRI)
  • AutoDesk
  • MapInfo Professional 11.5
  • SPSS
  • Beyond 20/20

For more information about this lab, check the GIS software page.

Third Floor Labs

(LIB386L, LIB393) These computers are managed by Ryerson central computing department.
Check CCS’s Computer Labs page for more information about the software available on these computers.