Category: Social sciences

Mapathon for Puerto Rico

Mapathon for Puerto Rico

December 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MIT Libraries hosts a second #PRMapathon

  The MIT Libraries are hosting a second Mapathon to add and verify data in OpenStreetMap, assisting relief efforts in Puerto...

Social sciences
Find more energy data in SNL Energy

Find more energy data in SNL Energy

  The MIT Libraries are pleased to announce access to SNL Energy, a product of S&P Global, and a comprehensive resource...

Social sciences
Data science tools: An overview

Data science tools: An overview

September 1, 2017 9:30am - 12pm

Learn about statistics and programming tools

What programming languages are popular for statistics and data science? What tools are useful for working with those languages? Should I...

Social sciences
Regression Models in R

Regression Models in R

September 22, 2017 9:30am - 12pm

Use R for statistical modeling

This hands-on, intermediate R course will demonstrate a variety of statistical procedures using the open-source statistical software program, R. Topics covered...

Data
Introduction to R Graphics with ggplot2

Introduction to R Graphics with ggplot2

September 22, 2017 1 - 3:30pm

Create advanced graphics with R

This introduction to the popular ggplot2 R graphics package will show you how to create a wide variety of graphical displays...

Data
Basic R Programming for Data Analysis

Basic R Programming for Data Analysis

September 29, 2017 9:30am - 12pm

Learn the basics of writing R programs

This hands-on, intermediate course will guide you through a variety of programming functions in the open-source statistical software program, R. It...

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Regression and Graphing in Stata

Regression and Graphing in Stata

September 8, 2017 1 - 3:30pm

Use Stata to create a variety of analyses and graphs

This hands-on class will provide a comprehensive introduction to graphics in Stata. Topics for the class include graphing principles, descriptive graphs,...

Data
Introduction to Stata

Introduction to Stata

September 8, 2017 9:30am - 12pm

Learn how to use Stata software for statistical analysis

This class will provide a hands-on introduction to Stata. You will learn how to navigate Stata’s graphical user interface, import data,...

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Introduction to R

Introduction to R

September 15, 2017

Get started using R software for data analysis

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and...

Data