Current Salem State University students and faculty have priority use over other library users at all times. Library staff may request library users to present their ClipperCards to verify university affiliation. People who are using computers inappropriately may be asked to relinquish them.
Inappropriate use of computers or technology includes: gambling; unauthorized use of computers for financial gain; disrupting the local networks; distributing media containing viruses; illegal uses of licensed databases; accessing materials or sites that may be prohibited by state or federal law; hacking; transmitting or displaying blatantly offensive visual or textual materials which constitute potential sources of sexual harassment of other people in the library.
Software installed on Library computers includes:
Adobe Acrobat XI Pro
Adobe Digital Editions
Adobe Forms Central
Cyberlink Power DVD
IBM SPSS Statistics
Overdrive for Windows
Internet browsers: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari (Mac computers)
VLC Media Player
Windows Media Player
Windows DVD Maker
Software installed on Library computers with in the ADA study room and/or computers with scanners includes:
Dragon/Naturally Speaking 12.0
Mass CHIP V3.00
Omnipage Professional 15
One button studio recording
Zoom Text 10
Zoom Text Videos
Zoom Text Keyboard Information
For more information on ADA tools, please visit the ADA page.
Library Computer Lab
Library Instruction Room 107 is on the 1st floor of the library and is open to students, faculty, staff, and others as a computer lab whenever a library instruction class is not scheduled.
All computers in this lab have productivity software such as the Microsoft Office suite.
Current Salem State University students and faculty have priority use over other library users at all times. Library staff may request to see your ClipperCard to verify your university affiliation. Scheduled classes take priority over all other activities. For more about using this room, please see Library Instruction Classroom Policies.
ITS Computer Labs
ITS Computer Labs are located across campuses in the following locations:
Meier Hall: MH 201 (North Campus)
Classroom Building Bertolon: CC154 (Central Campus)
O'Keefe: OK 129 (O'Keefe Complex)
The computer labs listed above are managed by the IT Department. ITS Computer lab hours are posted online. ITS computer labs require valid SSU network logins/passwords for use. New students, faculty, and staff who need Navigator or email accounts, please contact the ITS Helpdesk at 978-542-2036 or firstname.lastname@example.org.