Computer Labs

Need access to a software and can't afford it? Visit a computer lab on campus or online.

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Computer Lab Locations & Hours

Langsam Library

Front entryway of Langsam Library
  • Location: Langsam Library 4th Floor & STRC
  • Computer types: 68 Windows & 24 macOS
  • Contact: Lab Phone: (513)556-0168

Lab Hours

Summer Hours:

Monday – Friday: 8am – 11pm

Saturday: 10am – 11pm

Sunday: Noon – 11pm

Fall & Spring Hours:

Open 24/7 (except government holidays & break)

Break week hours

8am – 5pm Monday – Friday, closed on weekends

Langsam Official Hours

Langsam STRC Information

ResNet West Campus Computer Lab & Study

ResNet window on Main Street
  • Location: Steger Student Life Center 535
  • Computer Type: 6 Windows
  • Group Study: Tables & chairs available for group work.
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (closed on government holidays)

031 McMicken Computer Lab

  • Location: McMicken Hall 031
  • Machines: 25 Windows
  • Contact: (513)556-3891    

Lab Hours

Fall & Spring Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8am - 7pm

Friday 8am - 4pm

Closed during the Summer semester, weekends, break weeks and government holidays.

Lindner Center Computer Lab (Athletes Only)

  • Location: Lindner Center Rooms 560/565
  • Machines: 40 Windows
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Closed on weekends and government holidays

Need access to a piece of software? Need to access it from off-campus or away from a computer lab? Students, faculty, and staff can access MyDesk.uc.edu. to for online access.

For detailed install instructions, please view the Virtual Lab Installation Instructions for Windows or Virtual Lab Installation Instructions for MacOSX.

Computer Lab Software & Equipment

Use the following Software and Equipment chart to determine if the lab you wish to use (in-person or virtual) has the software or equipment you need. Use the Computer Specs to see computer specifications for in-person and virtual labs.

IT@UC Computer Labs Software & Equipment; a dash means the software/equipment is not found in the location.

Software

Langsam 4th Floor

ResNet 535 Steger

McMicken 031

Lindner 570/574

IT@UC Virtual Computer Lab

7-Zip

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes


Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

Yes

Adobe Creative Cloud (with Acrobat)

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Adobe Flash Player

(NPAPI & PPAPI)

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Box Tools (formerly Box Edit)

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Fetch

Yes (Mac)

Git

Yes

Google Chrome

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

IBM SPSS Statistics 25

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Java 8

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Java SE Development Kit

Yes (Mac)

Yes

Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Kaltura Capture (replacement for CaptureSpace)

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Keynote

Yes (Mac)

McAfee Endpoint Security

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2019

Yes (Mac)

Microsoft Remote Desktop

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Silverlight

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Visual Studio Code





Yes

Mozilla Firefox ESR

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Notepad++

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Numbers

Yes (Mac)

Pages

Yes (Mac)

PuTTY

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Python 3

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

R

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

RStudio

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Rtools

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SAS 9.4 Suite

Yes

VLC Media Player

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

VMware Horizon Client (Virtual Labs)

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Wepa Print App

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Wolfram Mathematica 11

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

XCode

Yes (Mac)

Equipment

Epson Scanner

Win (STRC only)

Dell Optiplex 7450 All-In-One

  • Operating System: Windows 10 version 1809
  • CPU (Processor): Intel Core i5-7500 3.40 GHz Quad Core
  • Memory (RAM): 8.00 GB
  • Storage: 256 GB SSD
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon R7 M465X 2 GB VRAM    
  • Screen: 23.5 inches 1080p HD Non-Touch      
  • Available Features: 
    • CD/DVD Drive
    • SD Card Reader (left side)
    • 1 USB 3.0 (left side)
    • 1 USB C (left side)
    • 1 3.5mm Headphone Jack (left side)
    • 1 Built-in Webcam    

Apple iMac

  • Operating System: macOS 10.13.6 (High Sierra)
  • CPU (Processor): Intel Core i5 3.00 GHz Quad Core    
  • Memory (RAM): 8.00 GB
  • Storage: 256 GB SSD
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon Pro 555 2 GB VRAM    
  • Screen: 21.5 inches Retina 4K  
  • Available Features: 
    • SD Card (back side)
    • 2 USB 3.0 (back side)
    • 2 Thunderbolt USB C (back side)
    • 1 3.5mm Headphone Jack (back side)
    • 1 Built-in Webcam

VMware Virtual Machine (vLabs)

  • Operating System: Windows 10 version 1703
  • CPU (Processor): Intel Xeon E5-2630 2.60 GHz Dual Core        
  • Memory (RAM): 6.00 GB
  • Storage: 120 GB SSD
  • Graphics: 64 MB Virtual GPU
  • Screen: Adjustable resolution up to 3840x2160 (4K)  
  • Available Features: 
    • Available on Mac, Windows and Mobile
    • USB Integration
    • Audio passthrough
    • Outside Access through VPN