Esri's ArcGIS suite of software is an industry standard tool for creating, manipulating, and displaying geospatial data. All UCSB affiliates are eligible for personal copies of this software.
Many of our resources for data contain ASCII data files which are accompanied by setup files that allow users to read the text files into statistical software packages. Below are tutorials created by UCSB Library staff to help you do this in SAS, SPSS, and Stata.
NVIVO is text analysis software for use with any sort of text. It works especially well for coding ethnographic field notes and interview transcriptions.