Academic Software

Information Technology has a limited number of software programs that are covered by a campus-wide site license for more information contact the IT Service Desk for information about the current mix of recommended site licensed and freely available software recommended for faculty and student use by Information Technology. You can also email itservice@lclark.edu for assistance troubleshooting installing or moving software between workstations and facilitated purchases of discounted software licenses. 

IT works with individual departments and faculty to install software in our classrooms and computer labs by request. The financial responsibility for purchasing and upgrading this software is the responsibility of the academic departments and/or faculty making the request.

IT Supported Academic Software

Gradebook Software

Moodle and Google Classroom include gradebook features, but neither connect to Webadvisor. We also have a site license for the desktop version of Gradekeeper. Contact the IT Service Desk (503-768-7225) for instructions on how to install Gradekeeper. Your registrar will have detailed information on how to submit official grades in Webadvisor. 

Bibliographic Software

Information Technology and the Watzek Library support Zotero. EndNote can be purchased individually by departments or individual faculty and is required by some Graduate School of Education & Counseling programs. Educational Technologists are available to work with you and your students with EndNote or Zotero. Support converting RefWorks libraries to Zotero or EndNote is available. 

Statistical Software

SPSS is site licensed for faculty use and is available in our classrooms and labs. Contact the IT Service Desk (503-768-7225) if you are interested in installing SPSS on your office computer. Other programs such as R, NVivo, or Stata may be installed in public labs or classrooms. Support beyond basic installation and troubleshooting is the responsibility of individual faculty members. Student tutoring and assistance is available from the SQRC, SAAB and/or Library Data Services.

GIS Software

Lewis & Clark has a campuswide site license agreement for ESRI ArcGIS which is installed in our public teaching labs. Contact the IT Service Desk (503-768-7225) for assistance in installing the software on other college computers. 

Classroom Response/In-Class Polling

Lewis & Clark has a campuswide site license agreement for PearDeck Pro. PearDeck is an interactive presentation tool which allows presenters to engage their audience with web-based polling. Interactive activities include text entry, multiple choice questions, drawing, drag-a-dot, and drag-a-line. Following the presentation, presenters have the option review participant responses, save the data for later, and even export it to a data sheet.  

Video Conferencing

Zoom Pro video conferencing accounts are available to faculty by request. Zoom provides a robust and higher quality experience than Skype or Google Hangouts. Contact the IT Service Desk to request an account. 

Video Content Management/Lecture Capture/Video Hosting

Primary used on the Law and Graduate School of Education & Counseling campuses, Panopto is our platform for easily recording and sharing lectures and other video content. It’s a centralized, secure place for recorded lectures, flipped classroom videos, campus events, and more. Contact the IT Service Desk to request an account.

Labs and Classrooms

Below is a list of software available on lab and/or classroom computers managed by Information Technology. This list may not include additional academic software added by request. If you have questions about software installed in departmental labs or a specific classroom, please contact us at itservice@lclark.edu (503-768-7225).

Standard Software 

PC
Mac

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Powerpoint

Microsoft Powerpoint

Google Chrome

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer

Safari

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox

Dropbox

iDVD

Google Drive

VLC

Zoom

Zoom

DVD Maker

 
VLC  

 

Specialty Software 

PC
Mac

ArcGIS

Stata

SPSS

SPSS

Stata

Zotero

Google Earth

QGIS
Zotero