Berkeley Undergrad Data Science Course and Textbook

The University of California at Berkeley has started The Berkeley Data Science Education Program. The goal is to build a data science education program throughout the next several years by engaging faculty and students from across the campus. The introductory data science course is targeting freshman and it is taught from a very applicable and … Continue reading Berkeley Undergrad Data Science Course and Textbook

Data Mining and Analysis Textbook (Free Download)

Mohammed J. Zaki, Computer Science Professor at RPI, and Wagner Meira Jr., Computer Science Professor at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, have written the textbook Data Mining and Analysis: Fundamental Concepts and Algorithms. The book is currently available as a PDF download. Based upon the chapters, the book looks very good. It contains large sections … Continue reading Data Mining and Analysis Textbook (Free Download)

Elements of Statistical Learning Textbook (Free)

The Elements of Statistical Learning textbook is available for free. It is a classic, widely-used textbooks for statistics and machine learning. Here is a far from complete list of some of the topics: Supervised Learning Linear/Logistic Regression Regularization Model Selection Trees Neural Networks Support Vector Machines Random Forests Unsupervised Learning Clustering As you can see, … Continue reading Elements of Statistical Learning Textbook (Free)

Interactive Data Visualization for the Web – Free Online Textbook

Interactive Data Visualization for the Web – OFPS – O'Reilly Media is an open textbook for using D3, a javascript library, to merge the following practices. Data Visualization Interactive Design Web Development The book is in early release and all the sections are available. You are also welcome to comment on any part of the … Continue reading Interactive Data Visualization for the Web – Free Online Textbook