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Software

Available Software

Loughborough University offer staff and students access to a range of software products.

FREE Microsoft Office 2016

Loughborough University is providing Microsoft Office to every student free of charge. This means the latest version of the full Office productivity suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and more available for offline and online use to best prepare you for class. As long as you’re a student here and the program continues, you’ll be able to use this software for free. Install on up to 5 compatible PCs and Macs, plus 5 tablets (including iPad!). Click on the link above to download your free copy.

Free Antivirus Software

IT Services recommend the Microsoft Security Essentials antivirus suite. The product is free, and provides excellent protection for your computer. Click on the link above for more information.

Edina Digimap

Digimap is an Ordnance Survey mapping collection, available for download in a variety of graphic file formats.Click on the link above to find out more.

Software in IT labs

There is a wide range of software available on campus in various IT Services computer labs including the library.

Software availability is broken down into four categories: Central and East Park Labs, West Park Labs, Specialist and Mac OS. Visit Computer Labs section for more information.

Learn

Specialist Software can be accessed via the Software Downloads module on Learn  ( Can be found in the IT Services section under Additional Student Resources) to download and install the following programmes:

 

Comsol (Chemical Engineering Students Only)

ESRI ArcGIS

Granta CES Edupack 2016

Maplesoft Maple 2015

Matlab

MindJet MindManager 15

NI LabVIEW 2015 (Engineering Students only)

NX 10

OrginLab

QSR NVivo 10

SPSS 23