Computer workstations

Computer Finder

You can use the Computer Finder to see how many free workstations there are in the various branches.

This page contains information on the public computer workstations located in the Library branches across campus.

 

Location of computer workstations


Floor plan of Birks Reading Room Floor plan of Birks Reading Room Birks Reading Room

  • 3 workstations available

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Humanities and Social Sciences Library

Location of computer workstations

Specialized software/hardware 

  • Adobe Creative Suite CS5, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (Cyberthèque: CYBER052, CYBER053)
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (Cyberthèque Classroom: CYBER024, CYBER025, CYBER026, CYBER027, CYBER028)
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (McLennan e-Classroom: ECLASS018, ECLASS019, ECLASS020, ECLASS023, ECLASS024)
  • Cmap Tools (McLennan e-Classroom, Cyberthèque Classroom)
  • Can 8 (Group Study Area, Redpath Main Floor: COMMONS001 to COMMONS024) 

 

Blackader-Lauterman Collection - 3rd floor, Redpath Library Building Blackader-Lauterman library Floor plan

 

Specialized software/hardware

  • Adobe Creative Suite CS5, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (BLDR002, BLDR003)

 

Data Lab - Second floor, McLennan Library Building (M2-37A)

Specialized software/hardwareHumanities and Social Sciences library - 2nd floor plan

  • ArcGIS
  • Adobe Acrobat 6.0
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS5, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (EDRS014, 108-272-03)
  • Adobe Photoshop (EDRS001)
  • Atlas.ti 7
  • Beyond 2020
  • Google Earth
  • MATLAB
  • NVivo (Installed on workstations EDRS010, EDRS11, EDRS12 and EDRS Podium)
  • QGIS
  • R
  • SAS
  • SPSS
  • Stat/Transfer
  • STATA
  • WSftp
  • Scanner available for text, slides, and photo negatives

 

Business Lab - 3rd floor, McLennan Library Building (M3-53B)

  • 3 Bloomberg terminals
  • 1 SDC Platinum workstation
  • 1 Morningstar workstation
  • 1 Datastream workstation

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Islamic Studies Library Islamic Studies Library floor plan

  • 10 public computers are available in the eZone, located near the Information Desk
  • 4 public computers are available in the fountain room, near the entrance to the Octagon Room
  • 1 public computer (Catalogue access only) is located near the self-check machine
  • 1 public computer (Catalogue access only) is located on the second floor, in the back section

Specialized software/hardware

  • All computers have Arabic/English keyboards
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (Morrice Hall, Main Floor: ISLAMICS011, ISLAMICS012)

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Macdonald Campus LibraryMacdonald Campus library Floor plan

Specialized software/hardware

  • Adobe Creative Suite CS5, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (Barton Building, 2nd Floor: MACD018, MACD019)
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (Barton Building, 2nd Floor: MACD024, MACD050 with microfiche scanner)
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop on OSD computers with scanners (Barton Building, 2nd Floor: MACD-OSD001, MACD-OSD002)
  • ArcGIS  (20 computers in eZone, MACD026, MACD029, as well as MACD-OSD 001, MACD-OSD 002)
  • JAWS (MACD-OSD 001 and MACD-OSD 002)
  • SAS  (20 computers in the eZone, as well as MACD-OSD001, MACD-OSD002)
  • Stat/Transfer (MACD-OSD001, MACD-OSD002 and 3 computers in eZone 034-405-206-18, 19, 20)
  • STATA (20 computers in eZone)
  • Stella

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Marvin Duchow Music Library

Location of computer workstations

  • 54 public computer workstations are distributed across the 3 floors of the Library.
  • All computer stations in the Library are equipped with headphones to facilitate private listening to and viewing of recorded performances.  
  • Flatbed scanners located in following locations: https://www.mcgill.ca/library/services/scan-print-copy
    • 3rd floor on computer Music005
    • 4th floor on computer Music033
    • 5th floor on computers Music038, Music041 & MUSIC-OSD

Laptop computers (borrowed from the 4th-floor desk)

  • The Music Library loans 12 Mac laptops with specialized music software. (Note: available only to music students/faculty)

Music Student Computer Room (MSCR) 

The Music Student Computer Room, located on the 5th floor, provides a highly specialized environment for music and multimedia authoring. (Access limited to students in Music)

Student navigators are available for on-site consultation during the academic year, every day from 12:00 - 17:00. Variations in this schedule are posted in the MSCR.

  • 12 workstations with piano keyboards - 7 Macs (OS X) and 5 PCs (Windows 7) - are available in the MSCR.

Specialized software

I. Available on public computers

  • Audacity
  • Finale – stations 49-54 (4th floor, north end)
  • Sibelius – stations 49-54 (4th floor, north end)
  • Transcribe! – stations 49-54 (4th floor, north end)
  • JAWS, ZoomText, and a document reader (5th floor, north end)

II. Available in the Music Student Computer Room (5th floor)

Notation

  • Finale (PC/Mac)
  • Sibelius (PC/Mac)

Audio/video editing

  • Audacity (PC/Mac)
  • Burn (Mac)
  • Final Cut Pro (Mac)
  • Garage Band (Mac)
  • HandBrake (PC/Mac)
  • Logic Pro (Mac)
  • MIDI Keyboards with MIDI interface
  • ProTools (PC/Mac)

Transcription

  • Transcribe! (PC & Mac)

Multimedia authoring

  • Adobe Creative Suite CS5, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (3rd Floor: MUSIC010 / 4th Floor: MUSIC049/ 5th Floor: MUSICLAB001, MUSIC026)
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (3rd Floor: MUSIC001 / 4th Floor: MUSIC042 / 5th Floor: MUSIC037, MUSICLAB003, MUSICLAB004)

Other

  • Matlab (Mac)
  • Max MSP (PC/Mac)
  • VLC Media Player (Mac & PC)

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Nahum Gelber Law Library

  • Computers are available in the Dobrin-Steinberg Computer Classroom, a teaching and training facility for legal methodology and information literacy programs
  • The room can be booked by members of the University for teaching purposes
  • When not in use as a classroom it can be used by students as a computer lab
  • For booking, check the schedule

Specialized software/hardware

  • Adobe Creative Suite CS6, includes Acrobat & Photoshop (Law Library, Main Floor: LAW001, LAW002, LAW014 & 2nd Floor: LAW008, LAW009)

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Osler Library of the History of Medicine

  • 3 public computers available

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Rare Books and Special Collections

  • Two public computers are available in the Reading Room.

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Guest access

Guests to the library may sign into all workstations, except the workstations in the two eZones (Room 313 and Room 413).

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