Software Resources Available For Faculty Research

Software

Purpose

Contact Person

Training Provided by ACC

Cascade CMS

Content management software that can be used to develop a faculty website

Bruce Naples, ACC

Yes

Softchalk

Create professional, engaging, learning content quickly and easily

Bruce Naples, ACC

Yes

Respondus

Tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard

Bruce Naples, ACC

No

Audacity and Camtasia

Create video Micro-Lectures that can be posted to YouTube or the College Media Server and made available to your students via Blackboard and Epsilen

 

 

Adobe CS5
Design Premium
Web Premium

Collection of graphic design, video editing, and web development applications made by Adobe Systems for professional print, web design and web development

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

RefWorks

Online research management, writing and collaboration tool that helps researchers and students gather, manage, store and share information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

Maplesoft

Technical computing software for engineers, mathematicians, and scientists to help do quick calculations, develop design sheets, teach fundamental concepts, or produce sophisticated high-fidelity simulation models

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

SAS

Provides a range of techniques and processes for the collection, classification, analysis and interpretation of data to reveal patterns, anomalies, key variables and relationships

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

SPSS

Survey authoring and deployment, data mining, text analytics, statistical analysis, and collaboration and deployment

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

ESRI

Geographic Information System (GIS) and geo-databse management applications

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

Wolfram Mathematica

Automation in algorithmic computation, interactive manipulation, and dynamic presentation, and is especially useful in the fields of engineering, mathematics, finance, physics, chemistry, and biology

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

Gaussian

Provides capabilities for electronic structure modeling. Gaussian 09 predicts the energies, molecular structures, vibrational frequencies and molecular properties of molecules and reactions in a wide variety of chemical environments

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

Cambridge Soft - ChemBioOffice Ultra 2010 Suite

A chemistry and biology suite offering ChemBioOffice 2010 as well as a collection of databases: 1-year subscriptions to ChemINDEX (Index, RXN, NCI & AIDS), ChemACX and ePub.

Emil Parrinello, IT

No

 

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office and Forefront Security Suite are available to faculty and staff on university-owned equipment only.

Emil Parrinello, IT

No