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Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing audio. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. MP3 files can be created once the LAME CODEC is also installed.

iTunes University

Download HERE

iTunes University is NMU's podcast site to the world.

Microsoft PowerPoint

Included on all NMU laptops

Create dynamic digital slide shows.


Download HERE

Open-Sankoré is a free and open-source interactive whiteboard software compatible with any projector and pointing device.


Included on all NMU laptops

Skype is a software application that allows users to make voice calls over the Internet. Calls to other users within the Skype service are free, while calls to both traditional landline telephones and mobile phones can be made for a fee using a debit-based user account system. Skype has also become popular for its additional features which include instant messaging, file transfer, and video conferencing.


Provides users with a range of interactive software for the AVer visualizer document camera.

This standalone visualizer software for PC and Mac gives users access to many handy features, like video recording, picture-in-picture and annotation, as well as a number of unique, advanced features, like automatic image correction, side-by-side comparison, a personalized media library and one-click upload to social media & file sharing sites. Moreover, the simplified design of Sphere2’s user interface allows users of all ages to master the software in mere minutes. 

VLC Media Player

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.


Web-based application - no installation necessary. Located HERE

WildCast is NMU's internal podcast network


NMU's preferred video conferencing software.