Software and survey tools

A range of software can be installed on University owned computers using self-service software tools. The list of available software will vary depending on the computer's make and operating system. For more information please see the links below:

Website: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/students/it/software

Intranet: https://intranet.latrobe.edu.au/ict/computer/software

Ask Services: https://latrobe.service-now.com/latrobe/kb_view.do?sysparm_article=KB0010529

Research Infrastructure: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/research-infrastructure/digital-research/software-and-tools

Below are listed some software that may be beneficial to researchers:

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Dragon

Dragon is speech recognition software that can turn your voice into text. Just start talking and the software will recognize your voice instantly. Accuracy will continually improve the more you use the software.

For more information click here: https://latrobe.service-now.com/latrobe/kb_view.do?sysparm_article=KB0014333

Publishing

Endnote

Endnote is a software tool for publishing and managing bibliographies. There is a current site license at La Trobe covering all students and staff.

For more information click here: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/students/it/software/endnote/installation

Project Management

Filemaker

FileMaker Pro is easy-to-use database software for Windows and Mac that helps you manage people, projects, assets and more.

For more information click here: https://latrobe.service-now.com/latrobe/kb_view.do?sysparm_article=KB0014335

Analysis

NVivo

NVivo is a qualitative data analysis software package produced by QSR International. It allows you to collect, organise and analyse content from interviews, focus group discussions, surveys and audio. There is a current site license at La Trobe covering all students and staff.

For more information click here: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/students/it/software/nvivo

Survey Tools

The research infrastructure website has information about the survey tools available to researchers. Follow this link to find out more: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/research-infrastructure/digital-research/software-and-tools/survey-software