Software available on Library computers & laptops


No personal software or programs may be loaded onto the desktop or laptop computers.

Operating system

  • Windows 10


  • 7-Zip
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (see details)
  • Adobe Digital Editions
  • Adobe Reader DC
  • Antidote (bilingual): VL-122 and LB-3 only
  • ArcGIS: available on computers W305-001 and W305-002 at the Webster Library on LB-3
  • Beyond 20/20 Professional Browser
  • CFX Maestro 1.1: VL-122 only
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Harpoon: available on computers LIB-305.01, LIB-305.02, LIB-305.03, LIB-305.04 at the Webster Library on LB-3
  • Maple
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Notepad++
  • R
  • R Studio
  • VLC Media Player
  • Wolfram Mathematica*
  • Zotero

* If you are planning on using Wolfram Mathematica or SPSS on a library laptop, please know that these programs will only work while you are connected to Concordia's Wi-Fi network. This is due to licensing agreements.

Accessibility software

The following software applications are available on all public workstations (with the exception of the express workstations).

  • ClaroRead Plus for text-to-speech and writing help
  • Fusion2022
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How to access Adobe Creative Cloud at the Library

Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) is available on workstations in the following places:

  • LB-285 - Webster Library, Ireland Reading Room (16 workstations)
  • LB-314 - Webster Library, Visualization Studio (1 workstation)
  • VL-101 - Vanier Library (4 workstations)
  • LB-211 - Webster Library Technology Sandbox (4 on-site computers and 15 laptops that can be borrowed)

Look for the Adobe Creative Cloud sticker on the workstation.

Creative Cloud icon

See instructions for accessing Adobe CC shared licence applications.

In order to use Adobe software, you need to sign in to Concordia's Single Sign On service (SSO) using your SSO credentials:

Current students

  1. Launch software
  2. Sign on with

Faculty and staff

  1. Launch software
  2. Sign on with

List of Creative Cloud software

  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Express
  • Adobe Firefly
  • Premiere Pro
  • Lightroom
  • Lightroom Classic
  • Illustrator
  • Adobe Fresco
  • Dreamweaver
  • Acrobat Pro
  • Media Encoder
  • Bridge
  • Character Animator
  • Audition
  • Dimension
  • Photoshop Express
  • Animate
  • Aero
  • After Effects
  • InDesign
  • XD
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