The Brock University Library collection contains many sources to help you learn how to use statistical software packages such as:
Here are a few recently published titles which are available in the Library. You can identify additional titles by doing a keyword search in Omni (our academic search tool) for books & ebooks on the statistical software package you are interested in.
A number of free tutorials are available to help you teach yourself how to use SPSS. Before consulting a tutorial, you should determine which version of SPSS you are using.
Support for learning to use SAS is available from a number of sources including the software vendor (sas.com). Before consulting a tutorial, you should determine which version of SAS you are using.
Support for learning to use Stata is available from a number of sources, including the software vendor (StataCorp) who offer free video tutorials, as well as the occasional webinar, on their website (https://www.stata.com). Before consulting a tutorial, you should determine which version of Stata you are using.
Eventus (R) is a software package used for conducting event studies using stock return data from CRSP, the TSX-CFMRC, Datastream, Compustat, or other data sources. Brock University has access to Eventus software via our subscription to the Wharton Research Data Service (WRDS). Additionally, Goodman School of Business faculty and graduate students may be able to access Eventus for Windows by contacting the GSB Technology (GSBTech) office.