Office 365 and other software

Office 365 for students

Students at Nord University have access to the Office 365 (Microsoft's online Office package) including Outlook (e-mail, calendar and contacts), Office Online (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Lync/Skype for Business and more) and OneDrive with 1 TB disk space. You can use your internet browser on PC or Mac to access Office 365.
Free Office installation: Students can also install the latest desktop version of Microsoft Office free-of-charge, for use on 5 different devices simultaneously.

Always use: studentnumber@student.nord.no and your normal password to download and access services.

Log in to Skype for Business:
• Sign-in Address: email@student.nord.no
• User Name (Advanced options): studentnumber@student.nord.no

New subscription after graduation:
Office 365 and Office 2013 Pro installations from your student time at Nord University can be retained after completing your studies, but a new subscription is required. Read more about this at the Microsoft product page for Office products.office.com.

Take your files with you when you graduate:
Sync your school-provided OneDrive to your computer, or create a personal OneDrive account. Read more about this at onedrive.live.com/about/graduation.

Scientific software

• EndNote -  Reference management used to manage bibliographies and references when writing articles. Students and employees at Nord University can use software licensed through Alfasoft alfasoft.com/en/nord.

• MindManager - Mind mapping software application. Students and employees at Nord University can use software licensed through Alfasoft alfasoft.com/en/nord.

• NVivo - Qualitative data analysis software. Students and employees at Nord University can use software licensed through Alfasoft alfasoft.com/en/nord.

• SPSS - Software package for statistical analysis. If you need SPSS on your own computer, you can download a free trial from www.ibm.com/no-en/marketplace/spss-statistics. The trial version lasts for 14 days. If you require a longer-term license, contact your instructor and ithelpdesk@nord.no.

• QuestBack - Online survey. To get this program, please contact contact ithelpdesk@nord.no.

• Smart Notebook - Interactive presentations on Smart Board. The SMART Notebook application can be used without the SMART board itself, it will be useful for exercise or preparing for lecture. Download latest version. Select trial version. After 45 days, the program will switch to 'Limited mode'. Interactive Norway explains more about this in norwegian. Employees can find a version in the Software Center.