UGL 291

Below are some details about the computers and technology in the instructional classroom 291 Undergraduate Library.

Instructors - Please make sure to test any application(s) you plan to use for instruction at least a few weeks prior to your instruction.  If there are application problems, then please submit an OTRS ticket.  Remember any software updates are done annually at the beginning of the summer.

Computer Information

  • Windows 10 Enterprise 64 bit Operating System
  • 8 GB memory (RAM)
  • DVD rewritable
  • Instructor unit - HP Compaq Elite 8300 Ultra Slim Desktop
    • Intel Core i5-3570S at 3.10GHz
    • 21.5 inch monitor
  • Student units - HP Compaq Elite 8300 All-In-One Desktop PC
    • Intel Core i5-3570S at 3.40GHz
    • 23 inch monitor
    • Built-in camera at the top of the monitor
    • External speaker bar is turned off; only headphones work

Instructional Area

  • Instructor computer
    • 2 USB 2.0 ports on the left side of the monitor
    • USB phone, only works when logged into the computer
  • Projector, ceiling mounted
    • Projector screen controls are on the left side of the button panel
  • Document camera/transparency projector
  • DVD/CD within the Instructor Computer
  • DVD player
  • VHS player
  • Laptop connection to the projector, VGA cable only

Other Room Features

  • 1 instructor computer
  • 40 student computers
  • Wireless
  • 2 extra seats
  • Banked lighting switches are at the front and back of the room
    • front - within the instructor area
    • back - by entrance door

Software

Windows 10 note - at times applications are arranged slightly different in the start menu compared to Windows 7.  If you have problems finding an application, then type in the application name within the Search Windows bar located next to the start menu, bottom left corner of the screen.
  1. 7-Zip
  2. Accessibility software, applications are listed alphabetically within the start menu, there is no Accessibility Software folder
    • Dolphin EasyReader
    • Jaws
    • Kurzweil 3000
    • OpenBook
    • Zoom Text - coming soon for Windows 10
  3. Adobe Acrobat DC
  4. ARTstor - OIV (OIV folder > OIV)
  5. Blackboard Collaborate Launcher (instructor unit only)
  6. Google Chrome
  7. Google Earth
  8. Microsoft Edge (Windows 10 version of Internet Explorer)
  9. Microsoft Office, applications are listed alphabetically within the start menu, there is no Microsoft Office folder
    • Access
    • Excel
    • OneDrive
    • OneDrive for Business
    • OneNote
    • Outlook - use Webmail (Microsoft Outlook Web App)
    • PowerPoint
    • Publisher
    • Skype for Business (instructor unit only)
    • Word
  10. Mozilla Firefox
  11. Notepad++
  12. OCLC Connexion
  13. TurningPoint Technologies, library clicker software (Turning Technologies, LLC folder)
  14. VLC Media Player (VideoLAN folder)
  15. Voyager - CARLI Voyager
    • Access Report
    • Acquisitions
    • Callslip
    • Catalog
    • Circulation
    • Reporter
  16. Windows Media Player

Please contact the Library IT Help Desk (217-244-4688) about any questions or problems regarding the equipment.

Go to the UGL 291 - Library Instruction Classroom page for usage guidelines.

Return to the Library Room Reservation page.