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Software and Hardware

soft·ware (noun): The programs used to direct the operation of a computer.

hard·ware (noun): The mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical devices comprising a computer system, as the CPU, disk drives, keyboard, or screen.

Software at Hampshire: What we own, what we support, and how to get it. Check out our list of recommended open source software.

Software Tutorials and Tips: Online resources for the software we use the most.

Basic Computer Care: Keep your computer safe and sound with these simple tips.

Computer Purchase Program: Our loan program for faculty and staff.

TechDiscounts Page: Educational discounts on personal purchases of computers and software for students and employees (login required).

iPad Recommendations: Set-up advice and recommended apps for getting the most out of your iPad.




Contact Us

Information Technology
Harold F. Johnson Library Center
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Fax 413.559.5419

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