Home use programs

The following programs are available to download for home use at no cost or at a discounted rate for staff and students.

Adobe programs

Adobe offers discounted programs for students and staff.


ArcGIS Suite

ArcGIS is a geographic information system (GIS) for working with maps and geographic information. It includes ArcInfo, ArcEditor, ArcView and ArcReader.


ChemBioOffice

ChemBioOffice is a program which allows 3D visualisation of molecular structure.


EndNote

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.

EndNote information and instructions are provided by the Library.


ENVI

ENVI (Environment for Visualising Images) is a remote sensing program that provides geometric correction, terrain analysis, raster and vector GIS capabilities.


ERDAS Imagine

ERDAS Imagine is a collection of tools designed to process and interpret geographic imagery, with tools such as advanced remote sensing analysis and spatial modelling.


GraphPad Prism

GraphPad Prism is a combination of basic biostatistics, curve fitting and scientific graphing in one program. Features include curve fitting, statistics, scientific graphing and organising experiments.


JMP Academic Suite

JMP software is focused on exploratory data analysis and visualization. It is designed for users to investigate data to learn something unexpected, as opposed to confirming a hypothesis.


MATLAB

Matlab is a program for numerical computing which can use for modelling, data analysis, computation and engineering graphics.


NVivo

NVivo is designed to assist in the analysis of qualitative data, enabling researchers to analyse items such as questionnaires, transcripts of interviews and focus groups.


Origin

Origin is a program with tools for data analysis, graphing, programming and interactive scientific graphing


Office 2010/2013

Microsoft offers Office 2013 and 2010 to University staff and students at no cost, and they can install it up to 5 times on their PCs, laptops, phones or tablets.


Refworks

Refworks 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. Refworks information and instructions are provided by the Library.


SAS

SAS is a statistics program primarily used for dealing with large data sets. It is used for advanced analytics, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics.


SolidWorks

SolidWorks includes a range of applications for simulation, surfacing, photorendering, animation, sheet-metal, data transfer, analysis, routing and full detailed drawing creation capabilities.


SPSS

SPSS is a statistical package which can handle large amounts of data. It offers a wide range of data analysis capabilities and produces results as reports or graphs. AMOS v22 is also included which allows structural equation modelling.

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