What software is available on library computers?

The library computers have the following software installed:

  • Windows 10
  • Pharos Account Balance: View the balance on your Pharos account.
  • Microsoft Edge: Web browser
  • Internet Explorer: Web browser
  • Firefox: Web browser
  • Google Chrome: Web browser
  • PDF-Xchange: Open, read, create & edit PDF files
  • Adobe Digital Editions: eBook management software
  • OverDrive: eBook and eAudiobook reader
  • Microsoft Office 2016: Suite of programs including word processor, slide-show, spreadsheet and more.
  • Libre Office: Suite of programs including word processor, slide-show, spreadsheet and more.
  • Māori keyboard and dictionary
  • Multiple keyboard languages supported
  • Gimp: Drawing programme
  • Inkscape: Drawing programme
  • Paint.net: Drawing programme
  • Skype: Internet based phone and video calling
  • iTunes: Music library software.
  • Audacity: Audio editing software.
  • VLC: Multi-format video player.
  • Windows Media Player: Media player for video, audio and images.
  • Notepad++: Text tool for programmes
  • Magnifier: Microsoft screen magnifying software.
  • Narrator: Microsoft light-duty screen reader utility.
  • NVDA - Non Visual Desktop Access: Free, open-source screen reader software
  • Gale Anatomy, Chemistry and Science Viewer: science tutorial software
  • Naxos Sheet Music Viewer: For use with Naxos Sheet Music eResource
  • Google Earth: a 3D representation of Earth based on satellite imagery