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-====== General Resources ======+ ====== General Resources ======
  
 This is an incomplete list of computing and software resources available to the UW community in general, and students taking CSS classes specifically. If there'​s something you want to do but don't know if it's available to you, please ask Josh (jlarios@uwb.edu) before you buy anything; if nothing else, at least I can keep track of requests so I know if there'​s something we ought to be buying for everyone'​s use. This is an incomplete list of computing and software resources available to the UW community in general, and students taking CSS classes specifically. If there'​s something you want to do but don't know if it's available to you, please ask Josh (jlarios@uwb.edu) before you buy anything; if nothing else, at least I can keep track of requests so I know if there'​s something we ought to be buying for everyone'​s use.
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   * Software:   * Software:
     * Sophos [[http://​www.washington.edu/​itconnect/​wares/​uware/​sophos/​|anti-virus software]], free for use by UW students, faculty and staff on UW-owned and personally-owned computers     * Sophos [[http://​www.washington.edu/​itconnect/​wares/​uware/​sophos/​|anti-virus software]], free for use by UW students, faculty and staff on UW-owned and personally-owned computers
-    * Adobe Design Premium CS5 is available remotely through [[http://​www.washington.edu/​lst/​vida/​|Virtual Desktop Access]].+    * SPSS and Mathematica are available remotely ​(to students only, not faculty or staff) ​through [[http://​www.washington.edu/​lst/​vida/​|Virtual Desktop Access]].
     * Microsoft     * Microsoft
       * The [[https://​www.washington.edu/​itconnect/​wares/​uware/​microsoft/​|UW IT license agreement]] covers:       * The [[https://​www.washington.edu/​itconnect/​wares/​uware/​microsoft/​|UW IT license agreement]] covers:
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   * Training:   * Training:
     * [[http://​www.washington.edu/​itconnect/​skill/​academy/​|Microsoft IT Academy]] offers online training in many Microsoft products, from basic Windows and Office skills to Exchange Server configuration and management.     * [[http://​www.washington.edu/​itconnect/​skill/​academy/​|Microsoft IT Academy]] offers online training in many Microsoft products, from basic Windows and Office skills to Exchange Server configuration and management.
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 + ​====== Other Help ======
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 +  *  http://​software-carpentry.org/​ has a set of useful-looking tutorials, complete with videos going through the (downloadable) slide decks, an a number of computing-related topics. Of particular note for people wanting to learn about the linux command line environment is their module on [[http://​software-carpentry.org/​v4/​shell/​index.html|The Unix Shell]].
 +  * Cheat Sheets / Quick Tutorials
 +    * [[http://​www.cheatography.com/​davechild/​cheat-sheets/​linux-command-line/​|linux command line]]
 +    * [[http://​freeengineer.org/​learnUNIXin10minutes.html|Learn UNIX in 10 Minutes]]
 +    * [[http://​www.ee.surrey.ac.uk/​Teaching/​Unix/​|UNIX Tutorial for Beginners]]
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 This page is a work in progress. If you find a useful resource not mentioned here, please either log in and edit the page yourself or let Josh know so he can add it. This page is a work in progress. If you find a useful resource not mentioned here, please either log in and edit the page yourself or let Josh know so he can add it.
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