- The R Project for Statistical Computing
- Rstudio Download at bottom of this page
- An Introduction to R (pdf) (html version) an official R intro
- Two minute tutorials on how to install and start using R twotorials.

- CRAN:Comprehensive R Archive Network: R from cran
- FAQs
- Packages

Some good introductions are available through the `github`

sites of Rafa Irizarry and Mike Love’s Introduction to Data Science (HarvardX):

Installing R and RStudio

Getting started with R and RStudio

Getting started with R video

You can also choose to learn R by using R with `swirl`

:

For instance, you can try out the R Programming course in R by typing:

```
library(swirl)
install_course("R Programming")
swirl()
```

- R in a Nutshell (Joseph Adler) Buy it @ Amazon
- ggplot2: Elegant Graphics for Data Analysis (Use R!) Buy it at Amazon
- Advanced R (Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series) Buy it @ Amazon

- Gil Strang’s course at MIT.
- Very nice set of notes Matrix cookbook here

By Hadley Wickham: ggplot2 book

By Cedric Scherer: ggplot2 wizardry Video hands-on tutorial

By Claus Wilke: Data visualization book

By Kieran Healey: Visualization for Social Science data