
Online resources in statistics
Metasites of
publicdomain statistical software:
Statlib
Comprehensive archive of public domain statistical software,
datasets and news maintained by the Department of Statistics at
Carnegie Mellon University.
Guide to Available Mathematical
Software
Access to dozens of packages in NETLIB & elsewhere organized
through a problem decision tree. From the National Institute of
Standards and Technology.
Econometric
software
Large collection of commercial and public software used in
econometrics including regression, time series analysis, Bayesian
analyses, linear modeling, limiteddependent variables (i.e. censoring
& truncation), optimization, and links to other metasites. From the
Econometrics Journal online.
Advanced Visual Systems (AVS)
International AVS Centre clearinghouse for visualization
software, with over 900 public domain modules.
Metasites of
commercial statistical software:
Commercial
statistics packages
Lists of commercial statistical packages, from the
University of Koln.
Science Plus Group
European commercial distributor of several hundred packages
for
data
analysis in the social and behavioral sciences. Includes structural
regression modeling, multivariate analysis, survival analysis,
bootstrap and jackknife analysis, general statistics, data mining, GIS,
classification, and more.
A guide
to statistical software
Links to SAS, Matlab, Minitab, BMDP, SPSS, SPlus,
Systat,
and others from the Departments of Statistics at George Mason
University.
Metasites to Web resources on
statistics (societies, journals, departments, online courses
and textbooks, commercial and public domain software, etc.):
Statistics
and Statistical Graphics Resources
Awardwinning annotated, topicbased collection of available
resources for statistics, statistical graphics, and computation related
to research, data analysis and teaching with ~600 links. From the
Statistical Consulting Service of York University.
Statistics
education links
A large list of (some fully online) texts, courses, tutorials,
glossaries, Java demonstrations, graphics, datasets, etc. by Juha
Puranen of University of Helsinki.
STATLinks
Comprehensive collection of links to statistical resources on
the
Internet including software
libraries, journals, departments and organizations, SAS/S+ software,
forecasting and neural network information, and more. From
Charlie Hallahan of the US Dept. of Agriculture.
WWW
Virtual Library: Statistics
Data sources, job announcements, organizations &
departments,
archives, software vendors, journals,email lists & news groups.
From the Department of Statistics at University of Florida.
Statistics
on the Web
Dr. Arsham's online statistics course.
StatSci.org
Lists of statistical societies, departments, agencies, jobs,
journals and software. From the Centre for Statistics of University of
Queensland.
Listings of
statistical meetings and workshops:
Amstat News
from the American Statistical Association
IMS Bulletin
from the international Institute of Mathematical Statistics
SIAM
calendar from the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
CSDA SSN from the
Statistical Software Newsletter of the Computational Statistics &
Data Analysis division of the International Statistics Institute
Metasites
for the fields of statistical
pattern recognition, classification, neural networks, machine vision
and learning, data mining, image processing, mathematical morphology:
Knowledge
Discovery and data mining (Katholieke)
Pattern
Recognition Files (Delft)
The DataMine
(DataMine.com TWiki site)
Image
Processing Library (Intel)
Computer
vision software (CarnegieMellon)
Classification
Society of North America
Metasite
for Bayesian statistical methods:
Bayesian
inference for the physical sciences (BIPS)
Annotated metasite with informative background on Bayesian
statistics and its applications in astronomy & physics.
Provides links to texts, tutorials, articles, software, and online
resources. By Thomas Loredo, Cornell University.
Online
statistical textbooks:
StatSoft
electronic textbook
Comprehensive online text emphasizing multivariate analysis
with some
advanced topics such as data mining, machine learning, regression
splines, neural networks, survival analysis, time series
analysis. From StatSoft.
Hyperstat
Introductory online textbook by David Lane of Rice University.
Engineering
Statistics Handbook
Wellorganized elementary text designed for engineers with
associated Dataplot
software package. From the National Institute for Standards and
Technology.
The
Data Analysis Briefbook
A condensed handbook, or extended glossary, of several dozen
topics in
statistics and related fields for physicists. An awardwinning
resource by R. Bock and W. Krisher at CERN.
Computing
& statistical data analysis
Notes from an fourweek postgraduate crash course for particle
physicists by Glen Cowan (Univ. of London). Topics include probability
theory and functions, Monte Carlo methods, frequentist statistical
tests and parameter estimation, maximum likelihood and least squares
estimators, confidence intervals and limits, and unfolding instrumental
response functions. Codes are in C++.
Electronic
statistics textbook
Online textbook covering basic statistics, multivariate
analysis, clustering and classification, data ining, experimental
design, linear regression and nonlinear estimation, nonparametrics,
quality control, survival analysis, time series and more. From
StatSoft.
