NOT ON THE LIST THIS YEAR
Access, the database software is part of the MS Office suite.
Cost: Commercial. Free trial
Comments from some of those who selected it as one of their Top Tools – pre-2013
“back-end application of our interactive web course catalogue” Doris Edwards
“I use Access more often for short-term sorting or rearranging tasks than for long-term storage of facts or other information. Furthermore, Access serves me as transitional medium for importing keyword lists from text to powerpoint.” Matthias Melcher