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Subjects: Mathematics, Statistics

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 -

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.

Accessing Electronic Resources

On Campus Access to Electronic Resources

Many of the resources mentioned in this LibGuide are accessed electronically.

If you are in the library or a University Department you can access all the electronic content the library subscribes to without using your single sign-on (SS0) credentials.

The library's electronic resources can be searched and accessed through SOLO.

Off Campus Access to Electronic Resources

A number of databases and other electronic resources which are available through the Bodleian Libraries will require you to log-on if you are off Campus. To do this please use your SSO login.

If you are a member of the university and do not have a SSO login, please go to the IT Services website for instructions.

Physical Sciences Librarian

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Alessandra Vetrugno
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