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Chemistry: Software

Software for Chemistry

See also: the Computational tab


Only free chemistry related software is listed here. Software that you need to purchase is not included.

CUNY students, faculty, and staff can readily obtain via the CUNY EMALL free or discounted software from Microsoft, McAfee, and Maplesoft, alas none chemistry related.  Log on to the CUNY Portal, then click CUNY EMALL, then Software.
CUNY also has site-licensed software for use by faculty, staff and registered students. One of these softwares is Cambridge Soft ChemBioOffice Ultra 2010 Suite, a chemistry and biology suite To obtain this software or other such site-licensed softwares you need to contact your campus site license coordinator. Details are at:

The CUNY Virtual Desktop provides remote access for all CUNY students and faculty to select academic software applications including Mathmatica, Matlab, Maplesoft, SPSS, and SAS.

Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus (For Faculty and Staff)

The City University of New York is providing Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus to all active faculty and staff at no cost via the Microsoft Office in Education program.  Each active employee of the University may install this suite of productivity software on up to 15 personal devices, including desktops and laptops, tablets, and smart phones.  This free version includes widely used Microsoft applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
The Office 365 ProPlus license remains active until you leave the University.  At that point, you’ll be prompted to pay a license fee to Microsoft or stop using Microsoft Office.
To download Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for free please log in via the CUNY Web Applications Login page:

Reference Librarian: Science/Engineering Library

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Philip Barnett
Science/Engineering Library
Room J-29, Marskak Science Building
City College of New York
Convent Ave. & 138 St.
New York, NY 10031
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