R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. R is available for free under the terms of the Free Software Foundation's GNU General Public License. It complies and runs on a wide variety of UNIX platforms, Windows, and MacOS.
R provides a wide variety of statistical and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible. Statistical techniques available include:
- Linear and nonlinear modelling
- Classical statistical tests
- Time-series analysis
- R Help Guide (PDF - 3.8MB)
The Library offers R workshops periodically. Watch our list of upcoming workshops for the following R workshop:
- Introduction to R