Tag: textbook

  • Elements of Data Science – A free Jupyter Notebook Textbook

    Elements of Data Science – A free Jupyter Notebook Textbook

    Elements of Data Science by Allen Downey is a freely available textbook. It consists of Jupyter Notebooks on Google Colab, so you can view and edit code if you want. This could be a great way to begin your data science and programming journey.

  • Free Probability Textbook

    Free Probability Textbook

    Introduction to Probability by Joseph Blitzstein and Jessica Hwang is available as a free PDF on Google Docs. The book contains: Distributions Random Variables Markov Chains Monte Carlo All the background Math Code Examples in R and lots more….

  • Computational and Inferential Thinking Online Book

    Computational and Inferential Thinking Online Book

    The textbook for the UC Berkeley Data Science course is available for free online at Computational and Inferential Thinking. It is an online textbook and appears to be created as a collection of Jupyter notebooks. Here are some of the topics covered: An Intro to Python for Data Science Basic Plotting Estimation Regression Classification and much more…

  • Free Machine Learning Textbook

    Free Machine Learning Textbook

    Christopher Bishop, a Technical Fellow at Microsoft Research, has released his textbook Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning as a free PDF download.

  • Free Reinforcement Learning Textbook

    Free Reinforcement Learning Textbook

    Reinforcement Learning: An Introduction by Rich Sutton and Andrew Barto was recently released on October 15, 2018. A free version is available online.

  • Free Deep Learning Book

    Yoshua Bengio, Ian Goodfellow and Aaron Courville are writing a deep learning book for MIT Press. The book is not yet complete, but the drafts of the chapters are all available online. The authors are also collecting comments about the chapters before the book goes to press. The book is broken into 3 sections: Math…

  • New Graph Database Book

    New Graph Database Book

    O’Reilly is releasing a free early (unedited) edition of the book, Graph Databases. The book is authored by Ian Robinson, Jim Webber, and Emil Eifrém. All three authors are members of Neo Technology, the maker of the super-popular Neo4j graph database.

  • Free Textbook and Toolkit: Natural Language Processing with Python

    This is an online, HTML version of the book, Natural Language Processing with Python. The book is a companion for NLTK which is a free, open source toolkit, written in python, for Natural Language Processing (NLP).

  • Free Data Analysis Textbook

    Cosma Shalizi of the Statistics Department at Carnegie Mellon University is working on an Advanced Data Analysis from an Elementary Point of View textbook. A copy of the textbook will remain freely available on the website. Since the textbook is still being created, comments are welcome.

  • Elements of Statistical Learning Textbook (Free)

    The Elements of Statistical Learning textbook is available for free. It is a classic, widely-used textbooks for statistics and machine learning. Here is a far from complete list of some of the topics: Supervised Learning Linear/Logistic Regression Regularization Model Selection Trees Neural Networks Support Vector Machines Random Forests Unsupervised Learning Clustering As you can see,…

  • Free Bayesian and Machine Learning Textbook

    David Barber, Computer Science Professor at University College London, is still offering his textbook, Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning, for free. This text looks quite extensive. The website also includes matlab code for many of the algorithms in the book.

  • Free Textbook: Mining of Massive Datasets

    A few professors from Stanford University have released version 1.1 of their textbook, Mining of Massive Datasets. The book has been created from materials used for a couple of Stanford computer science classes including large-scale data-mining and web mining. The book looks excellent and really focuses on the analysis of data at a large scale.…