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Social Sciences Data Resources

Provided here are resources for finding, working with, and managing social sciences data.

Social Sciences Data Librarian

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Bruce Boucek
Contact:
Bruce provides consultations and class sessions on social science research, data acquisition, analysis, visualization, and mapping.

Rockefeller Library, Rm 103
10 Prospect St., Providence, RI 02912
Office Location
(401) 863-7978
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Statistical Analysis and Visualization Software

Provided here are resources for those seeking information about statistical analysis software. 

R

ABOUT

R is open source statistical analysis and visualization software.

For more information about R visit: 

The R Project for Statistical Computing

Screenshots of R in action

R on Wikipedia

R can be downloaded for installation from here:

cran.r-project.org

RESOURCES for LEARNING R

R Project manuals and documentation

The R Journal

SPSS

ABOUT

SPSS, or the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences, is commercial software first made available in 1968 and now owned by IBM.

For more information about SPSS visit: 

SPSS information from IBM

SPSS on Wikipedia

RESOURCES for LEARNING SPSS

SPSS manuals and documentation 

Stata

ABOUT

Stata is commercial statistical analysis and visualization software.

For more information about Stata visit: 

Stata | Data Analysis and Statistical Software

Detailed information about Stata's capabilities

RESOURCES for LEARNING Stata

Stata manuals and documentation

Stata Journal