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Core Resources for Statistics and Probability: Home

Subjects: Mathematics, Statistics

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Statistics at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Statistics, including ebooks, ejournals and bibliographic databases.

Available Statistics Resources

This guide is intended to introduce members of the Statistcs Department to core library resources and services for subjects including statistics, probability and biostatistics.

The Radcliffe Science Library (RSL) provides the main collections of books for statistics. The RSL can be accessed by all members of the Oxford University. From 23rd December 2019 the Radcliffe Science Library building will close for refurbishment for approximately 18 months. Library services for science will be relocated to a temporary home at the Vere Harmsworth Library. More information is available here - https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science/rsl-refurbishment

The Statistics Library, based in the Department of Statistics, offers additional resources which are available to members of the Statistics Department.

This guide will introduce you too some of the core resources in statistics, biostatistics and probability that are available to you, especially our electronic resources. The types of materials you can access include -

  • E-journals.
  • Bibliographic databases.
  • Physical and electronic books.
  • Web resources for statistics.
  • Theses and Dissertations.

Use the tabs at the top of the guide to quickly move to the type of resources you want.

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