Software available to Flinders University Staff.

 (For student information refer to Software for Students)


Adobe provides a range of creative and productivity applications such as Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Director, Freehand and Shockwave.


There is a considerable range of Microsoft software available. Some products such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) are part of the Standard Operating Environment and are loaded on all computers. Other Microsoft products are available at educational pricing.


EndNote is a bibliographic database and reference management program, available for either Windows or Macintosh operating systems. 


QSR provides software for qualitative research and analysis. The product currently supported is NVivo version 12.


Matlab is the high-level language and interactive environment used by millions of engineers and scientists worldwide. It lets you explore and visualise ideas and collaborate across disciplines including signal and image processing, communications, control systems, and computational finance.


Antivirus/malware software is an important means of protecting all devices that you use to connect to the internet.


IBM SPSS is a computer application which provides statistical analysis of data. It allows for in-depth data access and preparation, analytical reporting, segmentation and predictive modelling. More analytical power can be added by using optional IBM SPSS modules. 


Camtasia is screen recording and video editing software that enables you to record onscreen activity, audio and web cam video and narrate existing PowerPoint presentations.


Snagit is image and screen capture software that enables you to capture images and videos and easily customize your screen captures with effects, or highlight important information with Snagit’s mark-up tools.  


Wolfram Mathematica (Mathematica) is a symbolic mathematical computation program, sometimes called a computer algebra program, used in many scientific, engineering, mathematical, and computing fields.

ChemDraw Prime

ChemDraw Prime is a complete entry-level drawing program that provides the tools to create chemically intelligent, publication-ready chemical structures and reactions, laboratory notes and experiment write-ups.