SPACE organised a three day Workshop series on “Popularisation of free software for scientific research” supported and sponsored by KSCSTE, from 29th September 2014 to 1st October 2014 in Malabar Christain College, Kozhikode. Mrs. Pavamani Mary Gladys, the Principal, Malabar Christian College, Kozhikode inaugurated the programme. Dr. Sasikumar (Board of Directors, FSFI), Mr. Rajmohan, Mr. Binu Abraham and Mr. Rijoy V(Coordinator, Freeelectron) handled the workshop. More than 15 students from the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics attended the workshop. Freesoftware and science, Introduction to Gnu/Linux, Datavisualisation using Gnu plot, Typesetting using LaTeX, Molecular Workbench, Scilab, Contextfree Art and other free software tools for scientific computing were introduced.