Functional Support

Functional Support includes software for which there is a smaller user base on campus. Library & IT will provide installation and technical support and familiarity with the software. Library & IT will attempt to resolve all problems not requiring discipline-specific knowledge. If we cannot provide the assistance needed we will direct you to other resources such as vendor knowledgebases, or user groups. Training and documentation may be available.

Library & IT provides the following services for this software:

  • Purchase
  • License
  • Installation
  • Setup
  • Training and Documentation may be available
  • Technical Support
  • Version Upgrade

Linux Functional Support Software

  • Adobe Reader
  • Alpine (Pine)
  • Emacs
  • File Roller
  • GCC
  • OpenOffice
  • Perl
  • Python
  • Subversion
  • TeX/LaTeX
  • Thunderbird
  • Vi

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or

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