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Getting started with NVivo


Welcome to the NVivo Guide! This guide is created to assist new users in familiarizing themselves with some of the main functions of NVivo.

About NVivo

NVivo is a qualitative data analysis software that allows users to organize, analyze and visualize their qualitative data. It allows users to:

  • Analyze and manage various types of qualitative data (text, image, audio, video, surveys, social media, etc.)
  • Create a database of textual data (e.g. interview transcripts) that can be queried
  • Identify themes and topics using codes
  • Run queries to explore your data
  • Use visualizations to demonstrate connections, make comparisons and discover patterns and

Access to NVivo

Sample Project

The Multi-method sample project is used in this guide. You can find this project on the Welcome screen.

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