Category Archives: Blogs

Articles on Clustering

Vincent Granville lists several good articles on clustering. This resource is part of a series on specific topics related to data science. To receive notices about these kinds of articles, sign up on DSC.

Free Data Science and Statistics Books

An archive of all O’Reilly data ebooks is available at http://www.datasciencecentral.com/profiles/blogs/80-free-data-science-books for free download. Dive deep into the latest in data science and big data, compiled by O’Reilly editors, authors, and Strata speakers.

Here is a collection of a few excellent (and free!) statistics eBooks for your Kindle. Read more at http://www.datasciencecentral.com/profiles/blogs/5-free-statistics-ebooks-you-need-to-read-this-autumn

ACRL Metrics book

ACRL has released Meaningful Metrics: A 21st Century Librarian’s Guide to Bibliometrics, Altmetrics, and Research Impact by Robin Chin Roemer and Rachel Borchardt. This activity-filled book serves to introduce readers to the fast-paced world of research metrics from the perspective of academic librarians and LIS practitioners. It begins with the essential histories of bibliometrics and altmetrics, and continues with in-depth descriptions of the core tools and emerging issues at stake in the future of both fields