What is it? ATLAS.ti is one of two qualitative analysis software packages offered at UT that allow the researcher to organize, analyze, report and visualize data in both text and multimedia formats. ATLAS.ti also allows users to transcribe directly into the program and has an accompanying iPad and Android app for multimedia data collection.
What can I use if for? Students, faculty, and staff can use ATLAS.ti for university-related academic (not administrative) purposes. Use that benefits outside organizations requires the purchase of a commercial license.
Where can I run it? ATLAS.ti is funded by the UTK Technology Fee and made available at no additional charge to UTK students, faculty and staff on the Apps@UT server. At this time only 5 users can simultaneous use ATLAS.ti.
How can I learn it? ATLAS.ti offers free training and video tutorials from the ATLAS.ti YouTube channel. You can schedule a one-on-one tutorial any time by calling the OIT HelpDesk at 865-974-9900. You can also visit ATLAS.ti’s support page.
Where can I get support? OIT offers Full Support for ATLAS.ti. For assistance, contact the OIT HelpDesk at 865-974-9900.
Anything else I should know? Users should use the assign (and not add to library) function for primary documents while working with ATLAS.ti on the Apps@UT server. More information on these issues can be found on the “How to Use Apps@UT” web page.