Software Description: NVivo is an all-purpose qualitative data analysis system, which is designed to aid researchers in handling non-numerical, unstructured data by supporting processes of indexing, searching and theorizing.
Platform: Access from Windows, Mac or Linux
Cost: No charge
- Using NVivo on the App2Go Server
- Manuals and Training
- Order Your Own Personal Copy
- VCU Qualitative Research Interest Group
QSR International's NVivo is available to VCU researchers on the App2go Citrix Server. NVivo is an all-purpose qualitative data analysis system, which is designed to aid researchers in handling non-numerical, unstructured data by supporting processes of indexing, searching and theorizing. It can be used to analyze text, audio and video files.
Using a Windows, Mac or Linux computer, you are able to access NVivo via a browser window. Although NVivo runs on the App2Go Server, it appears to be running on your PC. You can open, save and print files from your PC. Applications on the App2Go server are available to support research projects and are not intended for instructional use.
Only current VCU faculty, staff, and students may access NVivo on the App2Go Server. Documentation on how to use the App2Go Server will provide you details such as system requirements, installation, opening files, saving files and printing.
- NVivo Tutorials
- NVivo Getting Started Guide (pdf)
- NVivo User Forum
- NVivo Training and Events
- NVivo FAQs
- Subscribe to NSight Newsletter
For assistance with using NVivo, please contact the vendor, or refer to the manuals and training resources noted above.
For issues concerning accessing and running NVivo on the App2Go server, please contact the IT Support Center.
Other potential sources of support include:
- VCU Qualitative Research Interest Group (QRIG)
- Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis Networking Project (CAQDAS)