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Visio Online for Office 365

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Visio Plan 2 includes Visio desktop, Visio Online, and 2 GB of cloud storage on OneDrive. Visio desktop comes with a robust library of built-in and third-party templates and shapes, as well as integrated collaboration tools. It also receives all latest feature releases and enables you to connect diagrams to live data. Plus, you can store and share your diagrams online, then use your favorite browser to view and edit them through Visio Online. Both Visio and Visio Online offer collaboration through in-app comments.

Visio Plan 2 is a yearly, Microsoft add-on, subscription that's available to faculty and staff. Visio Online combines the simplicity of creating/modifying Visio diagrams in your browser with the ability to have a copy of Visio installed locally on your PC.

Included with your Visio Online license is an available local installation of Visio Professional. Once your license is authorized, it's available for download in your Office 365 software portal (https://portal.office.com/OLS/MySoftware.aspx).

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Power BI Pro

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Power BI Pro is for those users publishing reports, sharing dashboards, collaborating with colleagues in workspaces and engaging in other related activities – such as the ability to:

  • Analyze data in Excel or Power BI Desktop
  • Share with Excel Web App support
  • Share dashboards and collaborate with app workspaces
  • View shared content
  • Integrate content with Microsoft Teams

July 2020 Update: With our new Microsoft A5 licenses, all faculty and staff will have access to Power BI Pro.

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Thomson Reuters EndNote X9 - Upgrade

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Upgrade to EndNote X9 from Versions X3, X4, X5, X6, X7 or X8

EndNote for Windows and Mac integrates the following tasks into one program:

  • Insert citations from your EndNote library into your documents and automatically build a bibliography in over 6000 styles right from Word.
  • Search online libraries and databases directly from EndNote and import references and full-text articles in seconds.
  • Organize, update and share your references with your colleagues, and add personal annotations and notes to your references and full-text PDF articles.
  • EndNote Compatibility and System Requirements
  • There is also a free online version of EndNote available. Compare EndNote Basic and EndNote X9

EndNote can be used on Windows and Mac computers, iPad, and online via your web browser.

What's New in EndNote X9?

 

How to Use EndNote in 6 Minutes

 

 

EndNote is cross-platform compatible. Following the EndNote end user license agreement, this means:

  • Individuals who purchase a single user license can install EndNote on up to three computers for their personal use.
  • Sharing a license with other users is not allowed under the individual license agreement.
  • Those computers can be any combination of Mac and Windows machines.
  • By creating or logging into a Endnote online account (under preferences > Sync), that individual can sync their library across all three computers, as well as access it through EndNote online and an iPad app.
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Thomson Reuters EndNote X9 - New License

Description: 

EndNote for Windows and Mac integrates the following tasks into one program:

  • Insert citations from your EndNote library into your documents and automatically build a bibliography in over 6000 styles right from Word.
  • Search online libraries and databases directly from EndNote and import references and full-text articles in seconds.
  • Organize, update and share your references with your colleagues, and add personal annotations and notes to your references and full-text PDF articles.
  • EndNote Compatibility and System Requirements
  • There is also a free online version of EndNote available. Compare EndNote Basic and EndNote X9

EndNote can be used on Windows and Mac computers, iPad, and online via your web browser.

What's New in EndNote X9?

 

How to Use EndNote in 6 Minutes

 

 

EndNote is cross-platform compatible. Following the EndNote end user license agreement, this means:

  • Individuals who purchase a single user license can install EndNote on up to three computers for their personal use.
  • Sharing a license with other users is not allowed under the individual license agreement.
  • Those computers can be any combination of Mac and Windows machines.
  • By creating or logging into a Endnote online account (under preferences > Sync), that individual can sync their library across all three computers, as well as access it through EndNote online and an iPad app.
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Office 365

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Computers Owned by Faculty and Staff

 

Office 365's online and downloadable productivity software is available at no cost to active faculty and staff. This software is licensed as long as the licensee has a valid @wwu.edu email address. If you leave the university, the software will switch to a read-only mode once you can no longer sign-in using an @wwu.edu email address. If you wish to continue using Microsoft Office after you leave the university, you can sign-up for a personal Office 365 subscription directly from Microsoft.

Office 365 includes:

  • 1TB of OneDrive online storage
  • Office software: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Teams
    • Online, accessible from any browser, with files that can be shared for collaboration
    • Download desktop and mobile versions on as many systems/devices as you want (e.g., PCs or Macs, tablets, mobile devices) however, you can only be logged into a local installation of Office 365 on five (5) devices concurrently.
      • Login to Office 365 through MyWestern or mail.wwu.edu
      • If you login through myWestern you should see the "Install Office" button in the upper right corner. If not, Choose Settings (gear icon in the upper right) > Office 365 > Software
      • Click Install to download and install the software
  • Teams, Delve, Sharepoint, Sway, Forms, Planner, Video, SharePoint, Newsfeed, Yammer
  • Apps Now Available
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SPSS AMOS

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IBM SPSS Amos provides structural equation modeling (SEM) to compare, confirm and refine models. It uses Bayesian analysis to improve estimates of model parameters. Users can choose either the graphical user interface or non-graphical, programmatic interface. It is available for the Windows platform only.

AMOS is available as part of Western's SPSS Premium Campus Edition Campus Value contract and can be used for teaching and non-commercial research. It can be installed on university-owned computers for use by faculty and on workstations owned by faculty or students. 

The software is $40 per license per year renewable every June. It can also be purchased by an academic College when renewing SPSS licensing.

A free trial can be downloaded at http://www-03.ibm.com/software/products/en/spss-amos

Non-commercial academic research means research by degree seeking students and faculty members where (i) the results of such research are not intended primarily for the benefit of a third party; (ii) such results are made available to anyone without restriction on use, copying or further distribution; and (iii) any copy of any such result is furnished for no more than the cost of hosting, reproduction, and shipping. No other uses are allowed.

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SPSS Premium

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Version: 26

SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences) Premium is a data management and analysis software. Modules for data analysis include descriptive statistics such as plots, frequencies, charts, and lists, as well as more complex statistical procedures like analysis of variance (ANOVA), factor analysis, cluster analysis, and categorical data analysis.

SPSS Statistics Premium includes the following modules:

SPSS 26 will be installed in all general university labs for the 2019-2020 academic year. 

SPSS may be used for:

  • Teaching and non-commercial academic research. Non-commercial academic research means research by degree seeking students and faculty members where (i) the results of such research are not intended primarily for the benefit of a third party; (ii) such results are made available to anyone without restriction on use, copying or further distribution; and (iii) any copy of any such result is furnished for no more than the cost of hosting, reproduction, and shipping.
  • Administrative research and other administrative and operational purposes on university-owned machines only.

Licenses for CHSS, CSE, CBE, Huxley, and WCE faculty and staff have been paid by the colleges. Licenses for other faculty are $150 for administrative research. All licenses are renewable each June. 

This license also allows Work-at-Home benefits for licensed faculty, staff and students.

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  1. A limited number of licenses for Amos (Windows only) are available.

Call (360) 650-3159 or email software.services@wwu.edu for pricing and eligibility.

 

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Greenshot

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Between the Snipping Tool, Microsoft Office's Insert -> Screenshot, and the PrtScn key, most users have all they need to take great captures of what they see on their computer screen to share with colleagues. Greenshot is a free and open source program that offers additional features for capturing screenshot. It replaces HyperSnap.

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ESRI ArcGIS Desktop

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ArcGIS is an integrated collection of GIS software products for building a complete Geographic Information System (GIS). ArcGIS enables users to deploy GIS functionality wherever it is needed for desktops, servers, or custom applications; over the web; or in the field.  

"Make and share beautiful maps, and do everything in between. It's possible only with ArcGIS Online, a scalable and secure software-as-a-service hosted by Esri." http:www.arcgis.com/features/

For more educational information, visit Huxley's GIS & RS Software page.

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ESRI ArcGIS

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ArcGIS Desktop - WWU Educational Use Site License

ESRi ArcGIS software can be installed on university-owned networked computer(s) for instructional purposes.

ESRI Software, Data, and Related Materials, are licensed only for noncommercial, academic purposes by faculty and students. “Commercial Use” is defined as use of the Software, Data, or Related Materials for profit, income, or revenue generating purposes that compete with private industry including, but not limited to, consulting by faculty and staff and bidding on requests for proposals.

This software is funded by ATUS, Huxley College, and the Geology Department.

Information for students can be found through the following link: https://huxley.wwu.edu/sal/gis-rs-software

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