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Statistical Packages

Different statistical analysis packages available at Edinburgh Napier University

Welcome! These pages are a guide to the different statistical packages available to use at Edinburgh Napier University. You'll find instructions on where to download or install each programme. We've also gathered together some of the best resources on these programmes from around the web to help you get the most out of your analyses. 

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NOTE: The Library has gathered together these sources for guidance/support following your feedback, but Library staff cannot provide further support with statistical packages.
If you need help, please contact your module teams or PhD supervisor.

How to Download and Install

Link to the Software Download Service.The Software Download Service allows you to download and install a range of software provided by Edinburgh Napier University onto your personal device free of charge. Several of the statistical packages mentioned in this guide are available through the Software Download Service. Guidance on installing the different packages is also available.

Apps Anywhere logoSeveral of the statistical packages mentioned in this guide are available to install on staff and student machines through Apps Anywhere. You can find it through from the Programmes menu on your university device, or by visiting

As well as being available through the Edinburgh Napier University Application Window, some programmes are also available to download for free online. Be sure to run an antivirus scan before installing any downloaded software.

Library Resources

See the library guide to Data Collection and Analysis.