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➵ Access NVivo Community Discussion Board

➵ ORI's materials to conduct interviews and analyse qualitative data

➵ Check upcoming Research workshops

➵ For NVivo and other research skills training, contact ORI’s Research Skills Coordination team:

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NVivo @ CDU

For HDR students and researchers who are using a CDU computer or able to connect to the CDU network, NVIVO can be downloaded from Software Center (which is also accessible via the Start Menu of your computer). More information about Software Center is available here.

For external staff and students, NVIVO software is available by application via LogIT.

Please contact ITMS for any assistance downloading and installing the programs. 

Welcome to NVivo

NVivo CDU Library Resources

The Nvivo Qualitative Project Book

ISBN: 9780761970002

Publication Date: 2000

This text invites readers to learn how to use qualitative data analysis software to do their research project. The reader follows basic steps for creating and conducting a real project with real data, using QSR NVivo.

Using NVIVO in Qualitative Research

ISBN: 9780761965244

Publication Date: 1999

Author Lyn Richards uses clear language and examples to provide an overview of what qualitative computing software can do and emphasise why the researcher would be using these methods and approaches.

Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo

ISBN: 9781138743663

Publication Date: 2018

The Five-Level QDA® method unpacks the process of separating analytic strategies - what you plan to do - from software tactics - how you plan to do it. The book and accompanying videos illustrate the Windows version of NVivo.


Qualitative Data Analysis with NVivo

ISBN: 9781446256558

Publication Date: 2013

Written by leading authorities, with over 40 years combined experience, this straightforward book provides an invaluable introduction to planning and conducting qualitative data analysis with NVivo.

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