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In the Lab

What's in the Lab

  • 18 Windows pcs; one workstation is equipped for persons with disabilities.
  • 14 iMacs; two iMacs have midi keyboards
  • 1 Mac Pro "Quad Core" 3.7 to support large video editing projects.
  • one iMac and one Windows workstation support analog to digital video conversion
  • 2 HD TV hdmi setup for laptop hook-up
  • Flatbed scanners with ADF and transparency adapters. Two scanners scan documents up to size A3 (16.5" x 11.7").
  • 1 scanner for 35mm film negatives and slides
  • Braille Embosser (on one machine)
  • Microfilm/Microfiche Reader/Printers. The IMC has two workstations that may be used to view or create a file of microfilm, microfiche and microcard. There is no charge for creating a digital copy.
  • 2 VCR/DVD combination units
  • 1 region-free DVD player that will play DVDs originating from anywhere in the world; this model is also available for loan.
  • 1 Laser Disc player
  • Audio cassette players, CD player and phonograph [record player] are available upon request.
  • Color laser printer (fee)
  • Black and white laser printer (fee)

  • Access Eligibility

    Users must log onto the computers with their UAlbany user name and password. Guests are not allowed to use the lab computers. Workstations may be reserved for use. Drop by the service desk to request a reservation or Contact us.


In this chart W is for Windows software; M is for Macintosh    
• Adobe Acrobat Pro DC   W M
• Adobe Creative Cloud   W M
• Audacity   W M
• Compressor   M
• DataStream (on one machine, W34) W  
• Dragon Naturally Speaking (on one machine, room LI B29) W  
• Duxbury Braille Translator (on one machine, W25) W  
• FileZilla (FTP program   M
• Finale  (on one machine, M9)   M
• Final Cut Pro X   M
• Garageband   M
• Harmonia   M
• HandBrake   M
• Keynote   M
• iMovie   M
• iTunes   M
• Jaws (on one machine, W25) W  
• Kurzweil 1000 ( with scanner) (on one machine, W25) W  
• MAX (on one machine, M9)   M
• Microsoft Office 2016 W M
• Motion   M
• Numbers   M
• OmniPage Pro, OCR (text scanning) (on select machines) W  
• Pages   M
• Pro Tools (on M9 and M11)   M
• Quicktime Pro and Quicktime Player   M
• Replay Video Capture   M
• Sound Hack (on M9 and M11)   M
• VLC Player W M
• Xcode   M
• Zoom Text (on one machine, W25) W  
• 7-Zip File Manager W  

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