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NVivo

NVivo is a qualitative data analysis (QDA) computer software package produced by QSR International. NVivo has been designed for qualitative researchers working with very rich text-based and/or multimedia information, where deep levels of analysis on small or large volumes of data are required.

NVivo is used predominantly by academic, government, health and commercial researchers across a diverse range of fields, including social sciences such as anthropology, psychology, communication, sociology, as well as fields such as forensics, tourism, criminology and marketing.

Site Licence

The Waikato University site licence for NVivo is a per user licence for all staff and enrolled students. NVivo can be downloaded on any UoW owned computer and a staff member or enrolled student can download a single copy of NVivo on a single portable personal device. The NVivo licence key will need renewing each year.

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Site License Request

On Campus

The NVivo licence entitles you to install NVivo on any Waikato University owned machine, and can be requested through Kuhukuhu.

Home

Staff and students working remotely are entitled to install a single copy of NVivo on a portable device or PC strictly for teaching and research related work for the University. After downloading NVivo on the appropriate device, it is necessary to contact ITS Service Desk on 07 838 4008 for activation of the Nvivo site licence.

Online Training Courses

As part of the University’s licence, staff and students have access to QSR’s online, facilitated training courses Fundamentals of NVivo and Moving on with NVivo.

A Discount Voucher Code is required to complete registration. Please make a Service Request in Kuhukuhu for the code select 'Software Install' fill in the details by asking for the training code. Courses are run on a weekly basis and are facilitated by a trainer, who can answer any questions from the participants, with a 'live' webinar component at the end.

Please select the below links to see the course outline of each Windows/Mac course. The pre-requisite for attending 'Moving on with NVivo' is to have completed the 'Fundamentals of NVivo' course.

Course overviews for:
Fundamentals of NVivo for Windows
Moving on with NVivo for Windows
Fundamentals of NVivo for Mac

Library Workshops

Please refer to the Library Workshops page for details on scheduled face-to-face NVivo workshops.

Free NVivo Resources

Video tutorials, online Help and Getting Started Guides are available for users here: http://www.qsrinternational.com/learning

Reference information sites

http://techcenter.qsrinternational.com/


Kuhukuhu Self Service Portal Te Kuhukuhu Rārangi - Log Your Own Request

"Kuhukuhu" is our IT Service Catalogue. You can search for and log your own service requests. You can also view the status of your current requests and see the estimated delivery time for them, provide further information by adding notes or attaching files, and view a full history of all previous requests.
For anything urgent you should phone the Service Desk: ext 4008 (838 4008) for assistance.