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Research Guides@Tufts

Social Science Data and Statistics Resources

Updated guide for 2020

What is R?

R is a powerful open source programming language for statistical analysis. R is known for its active user community, its robust packages, flexibility and graphics. 

Where can I find R?

You can get R for your computer along with full documentation from

R is available in the DataLab (tisch library) and on the collaborative workstation computers and Room 224 in Tisch Library.


Getting Started with R

R Resources

R Resources at Tisch