Computer Labs

CCA has a broad range of computer labs, lab classrooms, and casual–use computer stations outfitted to serve the college's varied curriculum.

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Oakland Computer Labs

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Lab Type* Location Hours/Availability Equipment**
LAB A Computer Lab Classroom Irwin Hall

starting 8/31/15

Sunday-Saturday 7am-2am

​Class Schedule

  • 19 workstations
  • 19 Wacom Intuos 4 tablets
  • 19 Media card readers
  • 19 Cintiq 13" HD Displays
  • 5 Epson v750  scanners
  • 1 B&W printer
  • 1 Color phaser
MANX 204 Open Computer Lab Martinez Annex

Sunday-Saturday 8am-10pm

  • 16 workstations
  • 11 Epson v750 scanners
  • 2 Nikon Coolscan 5000
  • 1 Nikon Coolscan 9000
  • 4 Wacom Intuos 4 tablets
  • 1 B&W Printer
  • 1 Color Phaser
  • ​2 Networked Inkjet Epson Printers 
Meyer Library Lab Open Computer Lab Meyer Library See Library Hours
  • 23 workstations
  • 12 Wacom Intuos 3 tablets
  • 11 Epson scanners (v750/v600)
  • 4 21" Wacom Cintiq 21UX
  • 1 B&W Printer

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San Francisco Computer Labs

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Lab Type* Location Hours/Availability Equipment**
SF LAB A Computer Lab Classroom Main Bldg, 2nd Floor

Open 24/7


  • 19 workstations


SF LAB B Computer Lab Classroom Main Bldg, 2nd Floor

Open 24/7


  • 20 workstations


SF LAB C Computer Lab Classroom Main Bldg, 2nd Floor

Open 24/7


  • 18 workstations


SF LAB D Open Computer Lab Main Bldg, 2nd Floor

Open 24/7


  • 26 workstations


* Computer Lab Type

  • Open Computer Labs
    • High-end computer labs available to all CCA students and faculty, dedicated for graphic–intensive work.  These labs have between 18–24 workstations, scanners, media–card readers, black–and–white and color laser printers.
  • Computer Lab Classrooms
    • The lab classrooms are dedicated for a variety of computer–based classes and can be used as open labs when classes are not being held.  These labs have between 18–20 workstations, LCD projectors, sounds and speaker systems, and various peripherals.
  • Departmental Computer Labs
    • The departmental labs typically have fewer workstations and are outfitted to serve a specific department's computing needs.  These labs are generally open to all students, with priority given to students within the specific department.
  • Casual–Use Computer Stations
    • Casual–use computer stations are dedicated for word processing, Internet and email access.  Students are encouraged to use these computers (or their personal computers) for these activities.  Casual–use stations are located in the libraries and student lounge.

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** Equipment Details

All computer workstations have this general hardware configuration. May vary slightly in each lab.

  • Dual Boot Mac Pros, Dual 2.26 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon (8 Core)
  • 20" Apple Cinema Displays
  • Wacom Intuos 4 Tablets
  • Media Card Readers

Software installed on all workstations include:

  • Mac OS X
    • Ableton Live 8.3
    • Adobe Acrobat X
    • Adobe Creative Suite 6
  • Windows 8
    • Adobe Acrobat X
    • Adobe Captivate 4
    • Adobe Creative Suite 6

Printers and Scanners

  • Epson v750 Scanners
  • Color: Xerox 7800GX Color Phaser (in DFAS only)
  • B&W: HP LaserJet 9050 B&W Printer

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