Software available for use on library computers

Here is the software available on various student/faculty/staff-use computers in our libraries. Ask at the library information desk for details.

Windows Software

  • Adobe Creative Cloud: Advanced digital editing software, such Photoshop for images, Premiere for video, and InDesign for document layout. (Available in the library or use it on your computer)
  • Audio-Video Viewing Editing: Audacity, VLC Media Player, Windows Movie Maker, and apps in Adobe Create Cloud.
  • Web browsers: Chrome, Edge, and Internet Explorer.
  • Office software: Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides; Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Word.
  • Specialty software and Utilities: Autodesk AutoCAD, Logger Pro, MATLAB, Visual Studio, and Adobe Reader.

Mac Software

  • Adobe Creative Cloud: Advanced digital editing software, such Photoshop for images, Premiere for video, and InDesign for document layout. (Available in the library or use it out on your computer)
  • Audio-Video Viewing Editing: Audacity, Final Cut Pro, Finale, GarageBand, iMovie, and VLC Media Player, and apps in Adobe Create Cloud.
  • Web browsers: Chrome and Safari.
  • Office software: Apple Keynote, Numbers, and Pages; Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Specialty software and Utilities: Logger Pro, MATLAB, SPSS Statistics, and Adobe Reader.

Downloadable software you can check out on your device

Two sets of creativity software are available for you to download and use on your own computer, tablet, etc.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud

Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Adobe XD, Acrobat Pro, After Effects, Dreamweaver and many others.

Reserve Adobe Creative Cloud

After you have checked out a license you will be able to login at adobe.com using your Miami credentials.

You can then download any or all Adobe CC apps to your own device and get to work!

Adobe Creative Cloud includes popular products such as Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Adobe XD, Acrobat Pro, After Effects, Dreamweaver and many others. Check the Adobe Creative Cloud website for information about the full suite of available products.

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro is Apple's video editing software. The license also includes the Motion (special effects), and Compressor (custom output features) add-ons.

Reserve Final Cut Pro

After you have checked out a license you will be able to login to the Apple App Store using your personal Apple ID credentials to download the software.

The first time you check out Final Cut, you will receive an email inviting you to enroll your Apple Id in the Volume Purchase Program. Follow the instructions to enroll.

You can then download Final Cut Pro to your own device and start creating!

Full instructions are on the reservation page.