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An Introduction to Social Network Analysis – Data Science Central

This is a great write-up that covers some of the very basics of social network analysis. Some of the topics are:

  • Relationships
  • Density
  • Nodal Degree

An Introduction to Social Network Analysis – Data Science Central.

Free Social Network Analysis Textbook

David Easley and Jon Kleinberg, both of Cornell University, have placed the contents of their social networking textbook online. All 24 chapters of Networks, Crowds, and Markets: Reasoning About A Highly Connected World are available for download. This could serve as a wonderful learning resource or an excellent reference tool. The material covered is quite extensive, and it provides many real applications of social network analysis. Not all the examples are online social networks.