Software and hardware

KIM provides software and hardware products to members of the University of Konstanz. Here is an overview listing the available hardware products in addition to the software products, for general use and scientific purposes. Please note that some products are only available for certain groups (e.g. staff members).


Apple offers special education rates for both work and private orders. Only university staff members may use the BaWü-Notebook and BaWü-PC rates.

General software

The following operating systems and office programmes can be purchased via a state contract with Microsoft. Options for students are also available. We highly recommend that all university members use the available anti-virus software. We operate a mirror server for Linux.

Scientific software

The following products are intended for use in university research and teaching.

Any questions? Please contact:

KIM Library and IT Support desk

Opening hours:
Mon – Fri: 09:00-19:00

Telephone support:
Phone: +49 7531 88-3919