7-zip is a program for compressing and uncompressing files using zip and other file formats.
Access is a database program in the Microsoft Office suite.
Acrobat Pro is a program for creating and editing PDF documents that can then be viewed on most computers. The program supplements the built-in PDF creation capability of the Microsoft Office programs.
Audacity® is used for recording and editing audio for use with podcasts, talks and music.
Batik is a Java-based toolkit for applications or applets that want to use images in the Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG).
BravaDWG Viewer is a program for viewing documents, images and CAD drawing file types.
Captivate allows you to capture interactions with your computer and turn it into a movie which can subsequently be used for educational demonstrations etc. The movies can be edited and incorporated into web pages.
CDBurnerXP is a free application to burn CDs, DVDs and Blu-Ray discs. It can also be used to create ISO files or bootable discs.
Adobe Contribute enables you to easily create, manage and edit web pages on websites that don’t use the Plone system.
Digital Editions allows you to read certain types of eBook or Secure Electronic Documents (SED) such as those used by the British Library.
DjVu Viewer plugin 6.1.4 enables you to view high resolution images in your browser.
Dreamweaver is a web page and website editor for editing HTML and CSS files for use on websites that don’t use the Plone system.
EndNote is a program that allows you to organise your references and format them in the reference style of your choice. It includes a Word add-in to so that you can cite while you write.
A spreadsheet software that allows you to store, manipulate and analyse data.
FileMaker Pro is a database program that has built-in security and sharing capabilities as well as tools that let you export information to other programs.
FileOpen is an Acrobat Reader plug-that allows you to open secure digital documents.
Firefox is a customisable web browser with a selection of free add-ons and is provided as an alternative to Internet Explorer.
A media player for displaying content created with Adobe Flash.
Google Sketchup is a drawing program allowing you to model real life objects.