Software in the Computer Lab

MindGame

This software

  • is free to use in the USLC Computer Lab
  • is for beginner to advanced levels
  • is a simple matching gam
Tense Buster

This software

  • is free to use in the USLC Computer Lab
  • is for beginner to advanced levels
  • helps you improve your
    • grammar
    • vocabulary
    • listening
    • writing
    • reading
    • speaking
    • pronunciation
  • use a demonstration version here
Spelling City
Ace Reader

This software

  • is free to use in the USLC Computer Lab
  • can help you
  • read faster
  • understand more of what you read
  • learn new vocabulary
  • acquire or practice skills such as skimming and scanning
  • includes leveled, themed reading comprehension tests, drills and games
  • you can buy this software here
Audacity

This software

  • is free to use in the USLC Computer Lab
  • allows you to record and edit audio
  • you can record your voice or music you create
  • you can adjust tempo (reduce playback speed) for easier listening
  • you can upload recordings from others
  • you can add many tracks (ex. voice on one track, music on another)
  • is available for download on Windows, Mac, GNU/Linux or other systems
Praat

This software

Pronunciation Power One

This software

  • is free to use in the USLC Computer Lab
  • teaches you how to hear and pronounce language sounds
  • is for beginner to intermediate learners
  • you can buy this software here
Pronunciation Power Two

This software

  • is free to use in the USLC Computer Lab
  • teaches you how to hear and pronounce language sounds
  • is for intermediate to advanced learners
  • you can buy this software here
Kiran's Typing Tutor

This software

Printing

How To Print

To print, first you must buy printing credits.

You have two options for buying printing credits.

  1. Buy printing credits online with a credit card
    • Sign in to your PAWS.usask.ca account with your NSID & password
    • Search for "print"
    • Select "purchase printing credits" ($1.00, $5.00 or $10.00)
  2. Buy credits at the USLC Library
    • Bring your Student Card
    • Bring your NSID
    • Pay with cash or credit card
      • $5.00 = 50 pages
      • the money you pay goes into your CPAS account
      • credits do not expire

Print in the USLC computer lab or at many locations on campus ,including the USLC Computer Lab and Student Lounge.