InfoCommons Lab



General Information

The Info Commons is now open on the 3rd floor near the main entrance of the library. 

The CECH Library Info-commons Lab is open during normal Library hours.

View hours here:

Library Hours 


Computer Resources

Please note that you can also access the software on our InfoCommons computers via CECH Virtual Labs.  For more information about CECH Virtual Labs click here.  For instructions on how to access CECH Virtual Labs via your own computer, click here.

The CECH Library InfoCommons Lab has 12 computers with CD-ROM drives and USB ports for flash drives. Computers #303-#312 have the following software:

  • ArcGlobe 10
  • ArcMap 10
  • ArcScene 10
  • Audacity
  • HLM 6.06
  • ArcCatalog 10
  • IBM SPSS Statistics 20
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Expression Blend 4, Microsoft Expression Design 4, Microsoft Expression Encoder 4, Microsoft Expression Web 4
  • Microsoft Office Suite 2010 including: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Project and Publisher

  • Microsoft Visio 2010
  • Mindview 4.0
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • NetBeans IDE 7.2
  • Notepad ++
  • NVIVO 10
  • R i386 2.15.1
  • SMART Notebook 11
  • StataSE 12
  • vAlice3_1
  • vEclipse 32
  • Vkbpro


We have two workstations available with scanners. They are located in the Production Lab, on the 3rd floor of the Library. These two computers have all the software listed above and the following:

  • Adobe Acrobat X Pro, Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, Adobe Fireworks CS6, Adobe Flash Professional CS6, Adobe Illustrator CS6, Adobe InDesign CS6, Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • Windows DVD Maker

Instructions are provided for scanning documents. You will need a flash drive for saving your document(s).


The computers are networked to both a color and a black & white printer. Print jobs can be released using your Bearcat Card at the printing kiosk.

The CECH Library also provides staplers, a three hole punch, paper clips, small pencils, and a pencil sharpener for student use.