Statistical Software Programs for Social Research
Popular commercial statistical software programs.
Minitab | SAS
| SPSS | S-Plus
Free Software Package
R Archive Network Similar to S-Plus.
Free Student Packages
- Hierarchical Linear Modeling program for nested and hierarchical level
models: Student version. Limited number of cases (7200 at level-1
and 350 at level-2). SSI Central
- Student version. Handles up to 12 observed variables at a time.
Tutorials for statistical software packages
for most Statistical Software Packages University of Texas
for Software Packages SPN Software Central
on SAS NC State University
links to software packages and tutorials by Rainer Würländer
Tutorial by Gil Einstein and Ken Abernethy
Education: Online Statistical teaching material, courses , handouts,
exercises, articles, datasets, and a useful list of links
Modeling wth MLWin
& Longitudinal Modeling with SAS Proc Mixed Judith Singer
Online Statistics Textbooks
Statistics: Concepts, Models, and Applications by David W. Stockburger
Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics Includes interactive examples of basic
Covers material from univariate statistics through regression.
Data Analysis: Prove It with Statistics by Professor Hossein Arsham
(More Advanced) Includes: Elementary statistics, basic statistics,
ANOVA/MANOVA, cluster analysis, discriminant analysis, factor analysis,
generalized linear models, graphical techniques, linear regression, log-linear
analysis, nonparametric statistics, power analysis, survival analysis,
time series analysis, and more.
Statistics at Square One A guide to basic statistical concepts.
Statistical Models: Internet Edition Harvey Goldstein
Multilevel Analysis Joop Hox
Other Quantitative Methods Resources
pages that perform statistical calculations by John Pezzullo
Trochim's web page Not sure which statistic you need to use?
This link can help you.
to Bayesian Resources Jeff Gill's Homepage
of Miami Libraries: Methods Links
Started with LaTeX - Information on mathematical document editing by
Typesetting documents with mathematical equations by D. E. Knuth
and Statistical Graphics Resources Michael Friendly (York University)
Data Centre: Toronto
SLID electronic data dictionary Popular Canadian Dataset
additions (missing data, graphical display etc.) Gary King's Homepage
Basic Research in the Social Sciences Harvard University Research
Summer Programs in Social Statistics
SPIDA and the ICPSR provide courses in social statistics for students
and social researchers who wish to develop their research related skills.
(SPIDA) - York University (Toronto)
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) -
University of Michigan
Qualitative Research Methods
Research on the Internet School of Social and Systemic
Studies, NOVA Southeastern
University. Includes , qualitative research sites, links to syllabi,
journals that publish qualitative research, qualitative resources, etc.
Resources. Georga State
Everything that you need to know about Content Analysis
for Qualitative Researchers: QualPage. University of Alberta