The software ordering system is currently under maintenance.

For urgent requests, please email tozim-softwareuni-potsdamde

Software Campus Licenses

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All institutes and facilities of the University of Potsdam can purchase software from our campus and state license agreements as well as framework agreements at favorable conditions and partly even free of charge through the ZIM.

Illustration zum Dienst Software- und Campuslizenzen
Photo: ZIM

Due to the Corona crisis, the software Camtasia is increasingly in demand.

If you would like to obtain a Camtasia license, write an email to zim-softwareuni-potsdamde. This offer is for employees only.

You can find more information about online teaching at

The University of Potsdam has joined Microsoft's federal Enrollment for Education Solutions (EES) contract.

Information on how to obtain the software and further details can be found onthese pages.

Students of the University of Potsdam can obtain the following software:

  • SPSS (see box below)
  • Citavi
  • Anti-Virus Software

During opening hours, you can use the software installed at our IT workstations.

Usage information


Windows Updates

ZIM maintains a system for distributing updates for Microsoft Windows operating systems and office solutions on the campus of the University of Potsdam.

Information on how to use this service can be found on the Windows Updates page.