Software Installers

Swarthmore College licenses a number of software titles for use by current employees and enrolled students. Installers for most of the programs listed on this page are available for download from the College's software server (Exceptions are noted.)  Included in the list are links to often used freeware from outside vendors (such as Adobe Flash Player, Adobe Reader, Firefox, Thunderbird, etc.). Using links from the Software Downlaod page ensures you are getting the correct product, free from malware.

Program Platform Access Notes
Adobe Acrobat 9.0
Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedFaculty & Staff

PDF document editor

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Adobe Creative Cloud & Adobe Acrobat XI

Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible Faculty & Staff

Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Dreamweaver CC, After Effects CC, Premiere Pro CC, Fireworks CC, Flash Pro CC, Audition CC, Bridge CC, Flash Builder Premium CC, InCopy CC, Lightroom CC, Media Encoder CC, Prelude CC, SpeedGrade CC, Edge Animate CC and Acrobat XI Pro CC

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Adobe CS5 Mac Compatible Windows Compatible KeyedFaculty & Staff

Includes Bridge, Contribute, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash, Illustrator, and Photoshop.

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Adobe Flash Player Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible All

Browser plug-in used for audio/video playback - select the version you need. Make sure to uncheck box for 'Optional offer.'

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Adobe InDesign CS5 Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedFaculty & Staff

Design professional layouts for print and digital publishing.

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Adobe Reader Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible All

Free PDF reader that works on Windows, Mac and Android devices - select the version you need. Make sure to uncheck box for 'Optional offer.'

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ArcGIS Windows Compatible KeyedFaculty
& Staff

Graphical Information System (GIS)

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Atlas TI Windows Compatible KeyedFaculty
& Staff

Qualitative Data Analysis

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Camtasia

Faculty & Staff


Screen video capture software, published by TechSmith

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ChemDraw Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible All

Draw chemical structure and reactions

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Chrome (Google) Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible All

Free web browser developed by Google - can run on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, and iOS.

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Cinderella Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Interactive geometry software

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Comic Life Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Photo editing and layout program

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Conversions Plus Windows Compatible Faculty
& Staff

Batch convert documents to/from Windows formats

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Dance Forms Mac Compatible KeyedAll

Choreography software

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DataDesk Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Statistics

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EndNote Web
Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible All

Research bibliography tool

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Evisions Argos Windows Compatible

Faculty 
& Staff

Reporting tool.  Mac users can run using Parallels.
FileMaker Pro Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible Faculty
& Staff (approved users)

Database software

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Final Draft Mac Compatible Windows Compatible

This version does not work with Yosemite.

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Firefox Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible All

Open source web browser developed by Mozilla. Choose language - for English, use English (US).

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Graphing Calculator Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible All

Full version of the graphing calculation utility.

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JMP Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Statistics software

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Kaleidagraph Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Graphing

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KeyAccess Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible All

License management software client

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LiveBackup Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible Faculty
& Staff

Backup software.

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Mathematica Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible All

For technical and scientific calculations

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Math Type Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Equation editor. Requires license code to unlock.

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Matlab Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible KeyedAll

Technical computing software for engineers and scientists.

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Microsoft Office Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible Faculty
& Staff

Includes Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint.

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Office Online All

Office Online is free to anyone with a Microsoft account. You can check if you have an account or create an account by clicking one of the Office product tiles or 'My Account'.

Office Online

R Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible All

Open source statistics program

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SPSS Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible Faculty
& Staff

Statistics

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SSH Client Windows Compatible All

Secure Shell client

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Stata Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible KeyedAll

Statistics

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StuffIt Deluxe Mac Compatible KeyedAll

File compression utility

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SwatFiles Drive Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible Faculty
& Staff

Map a Windows network drive to SwatFiles, and install the Xythos drive.

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TextWrangler Mac Compatible All

Free text editor

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Thunderbird Mac CompatibleWindows CompatibleLinux Compatible All

Open source e-mail Client

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VoteView Windows Compatible Manipulate legislative roll call data.

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VPN Mac CompatibleWindows Compatible All

Connect to Swarthmore's network from off-campus.

ITS staff attempt to keep this list up to date, but it is not a comprehensive list of all software on campus. If you have a question about an updated version or a program not listed above, contact us.

Icon Description
Keyed Keyed Software (requires KeyAccess software)
Linux Compatible Linux compatible
Mac Compatible Mac compatible
Windows Compatible Windows compatible