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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Qualitative Data Analysis Software: Paid Software

There are plenty of options for Computer Assisted Qualitative Data AnalysiS (CAQDAS) platforms. Some are free, others are expensive, and what they offer can vary widely.

Available in the Scholarly Commons

You don't have to buy anything to get started using CAQDAS. The programs below are available for Illinois faculty, staff, students, and affiliates with a NetID to access on machines in the Scholarly Commons, Main Library, room 220.

Other Paid CAQDAS Software

Listed below are some of the more popular proprietary CAQDAS platforms. Keep an eye on the Illinois Webstore, who may offer Student or Faculty discounts at various times. The software providers themselves may offer discounts for students and other researchers.

Scholarly Commons

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Social Sciences, Health, and Education Library
SSHEL (Room 101)
Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61801
General Telephone: (217) 333-2305 Information Services Desk Telephone: (217) 244-1864