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LLR Student IT Support: Additional Software

Essential Software   > Additional Software   Software on Campus

While you are a student at LSBU, you can download selected fully licenced software to your own device. Some of this software is a courses requirement.  

Please note: these licences do not cover devices belonging to friends and family of LSBU students and staff, even if living at the same address.

Before you install software on your device, you might like to know that you may be able to access this software and more via AppsAnywhere for PC users.

Mac users can use the Student Remote Desktop to access software on their own devices.

Adobe Creative Cloud

If you need this software for your course, your lecturer will need to request access for you from staff IT Services *

Once permission has been granted, you will receive an email from Student IT Support with a link to the software plus instructions on how to download it.

Please note: this may take up to 3 days following the request from your lecturer. If you have been waiting longer than this, please check with your lecturer to ensure that they have made the request before contacting us.

You can find User Guides and Tutorials at the Adobe Help Centre.

* Academic staff must complete the relevant self-service request form on the IT Services site.

AutoDesk

Design software for engineering and architecture students.

Download AutoDesk

Create AutoDesk Account and Confirm Eligibility - video guide

MATLAB

A high-performance language for technical computing. It integrates computation, visualisation

and programming in an easy-to-use environment where problems and solutions are expressed in familiar mathematical notation. 

Download MATLAB

Microsoft Project Online Self-Service

Windows users only

Access is granted by adding yourself to a public group and will last for 3 months. 

It will be automatically removed after 3 months.

If you still require access, just re-add yourself to the group and this will start another 3-month access cycle.

Follow the instructions in the help sheet below. Any questions, get in touch with student IT support via the library customer services team.


Mac users

To use Project on your own device, Mac users will need to use RemoteApps within Microsoft Remote Desktop. Follow the steps for your operating system in the help sheet below.

Please note: To access Microsoft Remote Desktop, your device must meet these system requirements.

Any questions, get in touch with student IT support via the library customer services team.

Microsoft Visio Online Self-Service

Windows users only

Access is granted by adding yourself to a public group and will last for 3 months. 

It will be automatically removed after 3 months.

If you still require access, just re-add yourself to the group and this will start another 3-month access cycle.

Follow the instructions in the help sheet below. Any questions, get in touch with student IT support via the library customer services team.


Mac users

To use Visio on your own device, Mac users will need to use RemoteApps within Microsoft Remote Desktop. Follow the steps for your operating system in the help sheet below.

Please note: To access Microsoft Remote Desktop, your device must meet these system requirements.

Any questions, get in touch with student IT support via the library customer services team.

NVivo

A tool for organising and managing data. NVivo offers qualitative data analysis to assist with research projects.

Download NVivo 12 for Windows - 64bit

Download NVivo 12 for Mac

NVivo Licence key - Login using: London South Bank University

 

Getting started with NVivo - Online tutorials

SPSS

The SPSS® software platform offers advanced statistical analysis, a vast library of machine learning algorithms, text analysis, open source extensibility, integration with big data and seamless deployment into applications. 


SPSS version 27

If you are unable to download SPSS using the left-hand link below,  try the alternative link on the right:
Download SPSS 27 for Windows

Alternative access to SPSS 27 for Windows

Download SPSS 27 for Mac

Alternative access to SPSS 27 for Mac

SPSS Authorisation codes - Login using London South Bank University

SPSS version 26

Download SPSS 26 for Windows -access via AppsAnywhere

Download SPSS 26 for Mac

SPSS Authorisation codes - Login using London South Bank University


Getting started with SPSS - support via Digital Skills Centre Moodle site