Online R classes

  • swirl: “swirl teaches you R programming and data science interactively, at your own pace, and right in the R console”

  • The R programming class on Coursera, taught by Roger Peng, Jeff Leek and Brian Caffo

  • The Data Science Toolbox class on Coursera, taught by the instructors above.

  • Code School’s free try R class

  • DataCamp’s free Introduction to R class

Online Bioconductor/Genomics classes


Online R resources

Online Bioconductor resources


R books

  • Software for Data Analysis: Programming with R by John M. Chambers (Springer)

  • S Programming by Brian D. Ripley and William N. Venables (Springer)

  • Programming with Data: A Guide to the S Language by John M. Chambers (Springer)

Bioconductor books

Statistics books

  • Mathematical Statistics and Data Analysis by John A. Rice