Software, Services, Gadgets, and Concepts

RefWorks

commercial reference management software

Casper Self Service

application installer (Pomona computers only)

Wikipedia

a free encyclopedia, written collaboratively by the people who use it.

iClickers

response systems for interaction in larger gatherings

VLC

free media player that works with almost any format

Amazon Mechanical Turk

a marketplace for work that requires human intelligence

Endnote

commercial reference management software

ArcGIS

software for working with maps and geographic information

Stata

Proprietary statistics software

Mango

online language learning service

Tor

free software for enabling anonymous communication

HathiTrust Digital Library

collaborative digital repository/library

Signal

Secure communication tool (software + service)

Matlab

commercial programming language and numerical computing environment

Handbrake

a free and open-source video transcoder

HOMER2

a set of free Matlab scripts used for analyzing fNIRS data

Audacity

free audio software for multi-track recording and editing

Kanopy

movie streaming via the CCDL

Mathematica

symbolic mathematical computation program (commercial)

Sakai

learning management system for the Claremont Colleges

WordPress

software and/or a service for publishing websites

Twine

free software for interactive fiction and nonlinear stories

Video47

video on demand system at Pomona College

Lynda.com

online video tutorials

Scalar

hosted publishing platform (USC)

R

free statistics software environment and programming language and

SPSS

commercial statistics software (Pomona-owned computers only)

Qualtrics

web-based survey tool

Praat

free speech analysis software

Atlas.ti

Qualitative data analysis software.