Available free through the university

Video-based research
Internet research
VLC - Video player that plays almost anything
Quicktime - Video player
Audacity - Audio editor
Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) - Graphics suite
InqScribe - Transcription and subtitling
Adobe Premiere - Video editing [special permission required]
Python - Programming language
NVIVO - Qualitative data analysis software
Atlas.ti - Qualitative data analysis software
Excel - Spreadsheet software

Can be download or used on the web for free


Video-based research
Internet research
Handbrake - Video compression
MPEG Streamclip - Video format conversion
ELAN - Qualitative analysis software particularly suited to detailed microanalysis
Gephi - Social network analysis tool
CasualConc - Concordance analysis (Mac only)
Jamovi - Statistical analysis software
Web Scraper - Chrome extension for creating web scrapers
FUPS - Scraper for (sub)board & phpBB forums
Netlytic - Social media analysis tool suite
Table2Net - Creates network files from tables of data
Mr. Data Converter - Convert Excel and CSV files into many formats
NetVizz - Extract data from Facebook
Visual Tagnet Explorer - Extract data from Instagram
YouTube Data Tools - Extract data from YouTube
TAGS - Extract and analyse data from Twitter

Paid software

Transana - Qualitative analysis software particularly suited to large data sets and thematic analysis
FinalCut Pro - Mac-only video editing software
ScreenFlick - Screen capture and front-facing camera recorder for Mac