Software list

Windows notebook computers are available for checkout rom the Sherman Fairchild Library circulation desk. 


Audio and video player. Used to play, download, and organize digital downloads of music and video.

Version: iTunes


LISA 8.0

LISA is a user-friendly finite element analysis package for Windows with an integrated modeler, multi-threaded solver and graphical post-processor.

Version: LISA Version 8.0.0 Released May/2013


Maple 2016

Maple is a symbolic and numeric computing environment, and multi-paradigm programming language. Maple also covers other aspects of technical computing, including visualization, data analysis, matrix computation, and connectivity.

Version: Maple 2016.2



MATLAB (matrix laboratory) is a multi-paradigm numerical computing environment and fourth-generation programming language. A proprietary programming language developed by MathWorks, MATLAB allows matrix manipulations, plotting of functionsand data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, C#, Java, Fortran and Python.

Version: MATLAB R2017a (


Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft applications: Word (writing and editing), Excel (spreadsheets), Powerpoint (presentations), Access (database), Publisher (page layout and design).

Microsoft Visio 2016

Diagramming and vector graphics application.

Microsoft Visual Studio 2015

Integrated Development Environment (IDE).

Version: Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2015 Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3



MiKTeX is a distribution of the typesetting system LaTeX for Microsoft Windows. It consists of an implementation of TeX and a set of related programs. MiKTeX provides the tools necessary to prepare documents using the TeX/LaTeXmarkup language, as well as a simple tex editor (TeXworks).

Version: TeXworks Version 0.6.2 (MiKTeX 2.9.6350)