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Equipment Types

All classrooms on campus have computer access. Each classroom is wired for access to the campus network and the Internet. A computer and/or an LCD projector on a cart with the accessories listed below can be requested by instructors for use in any class.

PC Carts

Six PC carts are available for delivery on campus: four in the main complex of buildings (LA, TL, CO, CL, AL) and two in the Nursing Education Building. All carts have CD-ROM drives, external stereo speakers and LCD projectors.

Macintosh Cart

A Macintosh computer along with a projector on a cart is available. Included are a Zip drive and CD-ROM drive.

LCD projectors

Two "floater" projectors are available for delivery. These projectors can be connected to either PCs or Macintoshes, and can be delivered for connection to laptops owned by students, faculty, or guests.

NOTE: Technology Services strongly recommends that any personally-owned laptop be brought in ahead of time and tested with our projectors to ensure success on the delivery date.

Remote Mice

There are several remote mice available for delivery. The mice are comprised of two parts - the remote and the receiver and can be used on both PCs and Macs. The receiver is plugged into a USB port on the computer. The remote is cordless allowing you to operate the mouse without pointing it at or being near the PC.

Presentation Remote

There are several presentation remotes available for delivery. The remotes are comprised of two parts - the remote and the receiver and can be used on both PCs and Mac. The receiver is plugged into a USB port on the computer. The Presentation Remote can only be used for PowerPoint presentations.

Wireless Laptop Carts

When multiple computers are needed in a classroom, instructors can request one of two wireless laptop computer carts. Wireless laptop cart #1 has 22 PC notebook computers with a wireless network system. Wireless laptop cart #2 has 30 PC notebook computers with a wireless network system. Each cart includes an on-board printer.

Software

Many different software applications are available and used for coursework. These include standard Office 2007 applications as well as software used by specific courses. Students have access to software for concept mapping, creating graphics, desktop publishing, mathematical analysis and graphing, programming, statistical analysis, tutorials, video editing, and web design.

Specialized software is available for students with disabilities.

 
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Last updated August 2011   •  Website questions? Contact Tech Services