Example Papers

Useful Book Resources

Books Accessible for FREE Online

Books Accessible for FREE Online Via UM Network and Library

Books Recommended by Teachers and TAs

  • Computational Social Science Discovery and Prediction- Edited by Michael Alvarez link
  • Ethical Reasoning in Big Data: An Exploratory Analysis by Jeff Collmann and Sorin Adam Matei link
  • Learning SQL by Alan Beaulieu link
  • A bunch of books by Andrew Gelman link
  • Bandit Algorithms for Website Optimization by John Myles White link


Data Sources

Some gateway sources for querying data on cultural trends:

Some data hubs:

Some useful tools:

API resources: