computers

Computers

We have 4 brand new Oculus VR headsets for student use – just bring your student card to the desk to borrow the controllers! We will be buying more new games throughout the year.

The following platforms and games are installed on our 4 purpose-built gaming PCs:

Steam
You may use your own Steam account, or one of the RWL Steam accounts. Ask library staff to log you in with an RWL account.

  • Dota 2
  • Goat Simulator

Battle.net
You must use your own Battle.net account. You can create one.

  • Diablo III (free to demo)
  • Starcraft II (free to demo)
  • Heroes of the Storm (free to play)
  • Hearthstone (free to play)
  • Overwatch

Coming soon:

  • Rocket League
  • Minecraft
    and many more…

 

Printing
The Rowden White Library’s computers are a service for all students offering internet access and word processing as well as full access to the internet as well as Pidgin (PCs), Adium (Macs), Skype and other software unavailable on University computers. Cash only payments for printing totals under $10.

Fees – printing:

  • A4 B&W – 10c per side
  • A3 B&W – 20c per side
  • A4 Colour – 90c per side
  • A3 Colour – $1.70 per side

Laminating:

  • A4 – 70c
  • A3 – $1.30
  • Business card – 35c

Spiral binding

  • 8mm              60c
  • 10mm            70c
  • 16mm            80c
  • 20mm            90c
  • 25mm            $1
  • >25mm         $1.10
  • Black/white/blue cover    75c
  • Clear cover   70C

Lenovo (PC) software list:

  • Windows 7
  • Adobe Reader X
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Abode Shockwave Player
  • Cute PDF
  • iTunes
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • Mc Afee Virus Scan
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Quicktime
  • Real Player
  • VLC media player
  • Adobe Photoshop (PCs 5, 9-12)
  • Adobe Illustrator (PCs 5, 9-12)
  • Adobe InDesign (PCs 5, 9-12)

iMac (Apple Macintosh) software list:

  • OS 10.6
  • Adium
  • Adobe Reader X
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Abode Shockwave Player
  • iTunes
  • Microsoft Office 2008
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Quicktime
  • Preview
  • Real Player
  • Safari
  • Skype
  • VLC media player
  • Adobe Photoshop CS3
  • Adobe Illustrator CS3
  • Adobe InDesignCS3
  • Adobe Acrobat X Pro

Resources for:

  • all the major software you’ll need at uni both Mac and PC
  • B&W printing
  • colour printing
  • email and internet access
  • image and text scanning
  • laminating
  • binding

Headphones and skype headsets are also available for loan