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618 S. Michigan Open Computer Lab

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General Info

About 618 Open Computer Lab:

The 618 S. Michigan Open Computer Lab features Dual-Boot iMacs, Wifi and contemporary furniture in various arrangements for our students to collaborate on assignments, lounge and to recharge your laptops and other mobile technology devices. Also, available are two HD flat-panel screens in the seating areas, with built-in laptop hookups for display and sharing of digital media and projects.

Visit

Summer Semester 2014 Hours:

Monday through Thursday, 8am to 7pm.
Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Locations:
  • 618 South Michigan, Lower Level 
Entry:

A current and valid Campus Card ID is required for admittance.

Equipment

Equipment:

  • 38 Dual-Boot iMacs (Mac OS X or Windows 7)
  • 4 Epson Perfection 2580 Photo Scanners (Scans up to 8.5"x11.7")
  • 2 Black & White Laser Jet Printers
  • 1 Color Laser Jet Printer (618 Lab Only)
  • 2 Wacom Intuos Pro Profesional Pen Tablets
  • 1 SimpleScan Flatbed Scanner & SimpleScan Document Feeder (Scan, Convert, Save, Send Documents to Email, Smartphone, Google Docs, Printers, or to your Flash Drive).

Applications

Software (Windows/Mac OS X):

MAC 

CREATIVITY
        Adobe Bridge
        Adobe Dreamweaver
        Adobe Fireworks
        Adobe Flash
        Adobe Illustrator
        Adobe InDesign
        Adobe Lightroom
        Adobe Media Encoder
        Adobe Photoshop
        Audacity
        Celtx
        Garageband
        iDVD
        iMovie
        iPhoto
        Toast Titanium

PRODUCTIVITY
        Adobe Acrobat
        Apple Keynote
        Apple Numbers
        Apple Pages
        Filemaker Pro
        Microsoft Excel
        Microsoft Powerpoint
        Microsoft Word

MEDIA PLAYERS
        Adobe Flash Player
        Quicktime Player
        VLC Player

BROWSERS
        Apple Safari
        Google Chrome
        Mozilla Firefox


WINDOWS 

CREATIVITY
        Adobe Bridge
        Adobe Dreamweaver
        Adobe Fireworks
        Adobe Flash
        Adobe Illustrator
        Adobe InDesign
        Adobe Lightroom
        Adobe Photoshop
        Audacity
        Celtx
        Roxio Creator

PRODUCTIVITY
        Adobe Acrobat
        Microsoft Excel
        Microsoft Powerpoint
        Microsoft Word

MEDIA PLAYERS
        Adobe Flash Player
        Quicktime Player
        Windows Media Player
        VLC Player

BROWSERS
        Google Chrome
        MS Internet Explorer
        Mozilla Firefox










Printing

How To Print:

To print in the Open Labs, a Campus Card is required for payment.

Visit: colum.edu/campuscard to add funds to your Campus Card.

Black and White printing is available at all Open Labs locations.
Black & White prints are $.10 cents per page.

Color printing is available at 618 S. Michigan Avenue Open Lab.
Color prints are $.50 cents per page.