NVivo is software that supports qualitative and mixed methods research. It helps you organize, analyze and find insights in unstructured, or qualitative data. This includes sources such as, interviews, open-ended survey responses, articles, social media and web content. NVivo can support your research activities through quickly organizing, storing and retrieving data, uncovering connections in ways that aren’t possible manually and backing-up findings with evidence.


NVivo is available for current students conducting qualitative research. Please fill out the NVivo Request Form for access.


NVivo is available for faculty and staff. If you are interested in accessing the software for a SJSU research project, where you are collaborating with student researchers and/or investigating a student related research topic, please fill out the NVivo Request Form for desktop access. 

NVivo is available for both Windows and Mac.