Software & Apps

Box

Store, access, and share content securely at Tufts and beyond. (Similar to: Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive)

Canvas

Learning management system that provides a collaborative space for course content, assignments, and grading.

Email for Students

Tufts provides current students with email and a calendar via Microsoft Office 365. Tufts alumni, starting with the Class of 2015, can keep their…

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Jabber Chat

Communicate online via instant messaging and group chat. (Similar to Google Chat, Facebook Messenger, MS Teams, Slack)

Microsoft Office 365

A suite of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and email software that is available for free to Tufts students, faculty, and staff.

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Microsoft Teams

Communicate and collaborate online via instant messaging, voice, and discussion channels. 

O'Reilly Online Learning

O'Reilly Online Learning is an e-reference library housing a collection of technical books, videos, case studies, and interactive tools for…

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Poll Everywhere

Send a variety of question types directly to student devices during lectures and get real-time feedback and analysis.

PyMOL

A molecular visualization system with a user-friendly interface.

Qualtrics

A web-based tool for creating and conducting online surveys. (Similar to SurveyMonkey, Google Forms)

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Remote Computing Infrastructure

Tufts students, faculty, and staff can access most university software remotely for teaching, learning, research, and general-purpose needs. This…

Tableau (Server and Desktop)

Analytics and data visualization tools.

 

Tableau Server: Provides online access for staff and faculty to…

Udemy Business

On-demand learning with access to thousands of constantly updated courses online.

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VPN (Remote Network Access)

Create a secure and private connection to the Tufts network from off-campus locations using the Cisco AnyConnect application.

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Zoom

Tufts recommended and supported tool to host and attend audio and video conferences, presentations, and meetings. (Similar to Webex, Skype, Google…

Not finding what you are looking for?

If you can’t find the software you’re looking for, contact Tufts Technology Services Desk at 617-627-3376 or it@tufts.edu for assistance.