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  • Dramatizer

    Customarily we think of reading Scripture. How can the 60% of the world who are non-readers read Scripture in their language? If the Scripture is consultant checked, and in electronic form, and has a consistent quote system; Dramatizer can help. Dramatizer can help prepare the scripts for audio dramatized Scripture with multiple voices.

  • Before You Know It (flashcard program)

    From the Byki website:

    Byki language-learning software is a powerful and personalized language-learning system, designed to advance your new language proficiency by expanding your vocabulary reservoir. In addition to being presented in an engaging flash-card interface, the system also tracks everything you learn, automatically presenting the appropriate material at just the right intervals – ensuring that the material you've covered is successfully locked into your memory.

  • OpenOffice Linguistic Tools

    This add-on inserts linguistic examples into LibreOffice and Apache OpenOffice Writer documents.  It reads XML files from Phonology Assistant, Toolbox, and FieldWorks.

    Other features include:

    - Data Conversion using SIL Converters.

    - Manage the list of grammatical abbreviations in a document.

    - Practice learning different scripts by typing.

  • Open Code

    OpenCode 3.6 is a tool for coding qualitative data generated from text information such as interviews, observations or field notes. It has been developed to specifically follow the first steps of the Grounded Theory methodology. However, it can of course be used as a tool for classifying and sorting any kind of qualitative text information. The aim has been to create a self-instructive program that is easy to learn and easy to use.

    The main features of the program are to:
    • import text from any word-processing program
    • write memos
    • find words in text
    • assign...

  • Ethnograph

    This is a program that enables an anthropological researcher to produce an ethnograph, hence its name.  The program website summarizes its role this way:

    Collect Data  + Code Data  + Write Memos + Analysis =  Ethnograph

  • Dedoose

    Dedoose is a Rich Internet Application (RIA), and runs on any computer that has a web-browser.  There is no software to download.

  • C-I-SAID

     C-I-SAID (Code-A-Text Integrated System for the Analysis of Interviews and Dialogues) is "a very powerful system for studying documents which integrates qualitative and quantitative methods. The source documents can be text or questionnaires, audio or video."  C-I-SAID licenses cost $99.

  • Transana

    Transana is software for professional researchers who want to analyze digital video or audio data. Transana lets you analyze and manage your data in very sophisticated ways. Transcribe it, identify analytically interesting clips, assign keywords to clips, arrange and rearrange clips, create complex collections of interrelated clips, explore relationships between applied keywords, and share your analysis with colleagues. The result is a new way to focus on your data, and a new way to manage large collections of video and audio files and clips.

  • TAMS Analyzer

    TAMS stands for Text Analysis Markup System. It is a convention for identifying themes in texts (web pages, interviews, field notes). It was designed for use in ethnographic and discourse research.

    TAMS Analyzer is a program that works with TAMS to let you assign ethnographic codes to passages of a text just by selecting the relevant text and double clicking the name of the code on a list. It then allows you to extract, analyze, and save coded information. TAMS Analyzer is open source; it is released under GPL v2. The Macintosh version of the program also includes full support for...

  • MacSHAPA

    MacSHAPA is a Macintosh-based software tool for performing video analysis and for applying a range of sequential data analysis techniques to the results. It is distributed free of charge to interested researchers.  MacSHAPA is no longer directly supported. However, some questions can be answered by members of the original development team. Contact psanderson@itee.uq.edu.au in the first instance.