Computing Resources

Psychology Computer Lab (W205 Lagomarcino Hall) Open Hours

     Day             Times
Monday   6:00 AM  – 10:00 PM
Tuesday   6:00 AM  – 10:00 PM
Wednesday   6:00 AM  – 10:00 PM
Thursday   6:00 AM  – 10:00 PM
Friday   6:00 AM  – 10:00 PM
Saturday   7:00 AM  –   3:30 PM
Sunday 12:00 PM   –  7:00 PM

USB keys and other lost items with be held in the psychology computer support office (W205 Lagomarcino Hall) for one semester.

Computer Classrooms

The Psychology department has several classrooms with laptop carts that are funded by the College of Liberal Arts and Science at Iowa State University to serve the computational needs of the student body in general, but particularly those students enrolled in psychology classes. The laptop carts are secured in classrooms and room reservation for classes can be checked by instructors by using the University calendaring system or calling the psychology main office (294-1742).

Equipment Reservations

The psychology department has 8 laptops funded by the College of Liberal Arts and Science at Iowa State University to serve the computational needs of the student body in general, but particularly those students associated with the psychology department. The laptops are located in the Psychology computer support office (W105) and can be reserved for short periods of time. The laptops have the standard lab software on them for classwork (Office, SPSS, SAS, etc.).

Software

The Psychology department utilizes a wide variety of computational equipment and software packages. The department has several software packages that are site licensed for use on only department computers. Below is a list of the generally installed software packages that are being used and is certainly not exhaustive. Personal computers are generally not allowed to install Institutional or site licensed software. Several packages have student versions which are deployed in our public labs and are not meant for research. If you would like full versions installed on an office research computer a full license must be purchased.

Supported and standard installed software in the Psychology Department:

Windows (PC)

  • 7-Zip
  • Adobe Creative Cloud 2014
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Audacity
  • Cisco Anyconnect
  • DirectRT v2014
  • E-Prime v2.0 Professional
  • Filezilla
  • HLM 7
  • JMP
  • Lisrel 9
  • Lync/Skype for Business
  • Matlab 2015
  • MediaLab v2014
  • Microsoft Office 2013
  • Putty
  • SAS 9.4
  • SPSS 23
  • Windows 7, 8.1, 10
  • VLC

OSX (Apple)

  • Adobe Creative Cloud 2014
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Cisco Anyconnect
  • Filezilla
  • iLife
  • iWork
  • JMP
  • Lync/Skype for Business
  • Matlab 2015
  • Microsoft Office 2011
  • Mplus
  • OSX 10
  • SPSS 23
  • VLC

Web Software

  • Drupal
  • Typo3
  • WordPress

Other Software

The following software should be used through their respective webpages.

  • Box Sync
  • Dropbox
  • Google Drive
  • One Drive