Duke negotiates with vendors to make software available to Duke affiliates for discounted rates or, in many cases, for free. Students, faculty and staff may acquire software through the OIT software license process. Faculty and staff may also obtain software through their department IT service providers.

Software Resources:

OIT Software Licensing - Go here to find helpful information about OIT Software Licensing and its processes, as well as FAQ-style answers to some of the most common questions about our software. If you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please e-mail the site-license office at

Qualtrics Survey Software - The Qualtrics survey tool is available free for Duke users at through a university-wide site license. Qualtrics is integrated with Duke's NetID authentication system but also allows sharing of surveys with non-Duke users. Read more.