There are many softwares available for use that are legally free and quite robust. Some are available for various computer platforms (Window, Mac, Linux, etc), and others are not. If you have a tool that you find useful, please send the information to us that we might evaluate it for inclusion.

NOTE: These resources may be subject to licensing restrictions and are referenced only as informational. IAGM takes no responsibility for damage suffered from installing the products listed.

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Name Category Notes
Open Office Office Suite OpenOffice.org is a multiplatform and multilingual office suite and an open-source project. Compatible with all other major office suites, the product is free to download, use, and distribute.
e-Sword Bible Study e-Sword is a fast and effective way to study the Bible. e-Sword is feature rich and user friendly with more capabilities than you would expect in a free software package.
Sword Project Bible Study The SWORD Project is the CrossWire Bible Society’s free Bible software project. Its purpose is to create cross-platform open-source tools
Net Bible Bible Study Online Bible study resources including over 60,000 translation and study notes.
Freemind Planning FreeMind is a premier free mind-mapping software written in Java.
Semantik Planning Semantik (previously Kdissert) is a mindmapping-like tool to help students to produce complicated documents very quickly and efficiently: presentations, dissertations, thesis, reports.
Scribus Desktop Publishing Scribus is an open-source program that brings award-winning professional page layout to Linux/Unix, MacOS X, OS/2 and Windows desktops with a combination of “press-ready” output and new approaches to page layout.
Audacity Audio Editing Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.
Gimp Image Editing GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages