Last updated on April 20, 2023

UW–‍Madison provides no-charge software through our Campus Software Library.


  • Get site-licensed productivity, research, and utility software
  • Protect your computing devices with easily downloadable anti-virus software


  • NetID
  • Active Wiscard


  • Campus Software Library (login required)
    • The Campus Software Library provides no-charge access to security, productivity, research, and utility software. Installation and use restrictions vary by product.
  • Microsoft 365 (login required)
    • Microsoft 365 is a suite of web-based tools hosted by Microsoft. In addition to email and calendaring features, Microsoft 365 provides multiple online applications such as OneDrive, the Office Suite and additional productivity tools.
  • TechSmith Camtasia (login required)
    • TechSmith Camtasia is a software suite for creating video tutorials and presentations directly via screencast, or via a direct recording plug-in to Microsoft PowerPoint. (Available on the Campus Software Library to currently employed faculty, instructional staff, and associated support staff.)
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (login required)
  • For additional information about the software available at UW–‍Madison, please contact the software licensing team.

Available to

  • Faculty
  • Researchers
  • Staff
  • Students

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