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Links: Quantitative Research Methods and Statistics

Survey Design

Creative Research Systems – Resources for Survey Researchers
http://www.surveysystem.com/resource.htm

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Surveys – Tutorial
http://www.statpac.com/surveys/

Questionnaire Design and Surveys Sampling – from the University of Baltimore
http://home.ubalt.edu/ntsbarsh/stat-data/Surveys.htm

 

Questionnaire Design

Questionnaire Design: An Introduction – online lecture from the University of Pittsburgh
http://www.pitt.edu/~super1/lecture/lec0971/

 

 

Experimental Design

Experimental Design guidance from The Research Methods Knowledge Base
http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/desexper.php *

EDGAR (Experimental Design Generator And Randomiser) from James K. M. Brown of John Innes Centre
http://www.edgarweb.org.uk/

 

Sampling

Sampling guidance from The Research Methods Knowledge Base
http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/sampling.php *

 

Data Mining

The Data Mine homepage
http://www.the-data-mine.com/

Data Mining: What is Data Mining? Information from the University of California, Los Angeles
http://www.anderson.ucla.edu/faculty/jason.frand/teacher/technologies/palace/datamining.htm

 

Introductory statistics

Statistics glossary from University of Glasgow
http://www.stats.gla.ac.uk/steps/glossary/index.html

 

Descriptive statistics

Introduction to Descriptive Statistics from the Office for Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/hill/dstat/dstat.html

Descriptive statistics information from The Research Methods Knowledge Base
http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/statdesc.php *

Online lecture in descriptive statistics from the University of Pittsburgh
http://www.pitt.edu/~super1/lecture/lec0421/index.htm

Measurement

Measurement entry from The Research Methods Knowledge Base
http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/measure.php *

 

Multiple Regression

Multiple Regression entry from Statsoft electronic textbook
http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/stmulreg.html *

Multiple Regression section from North Carolina State University’s Qualitative Research in Public Administration module notes
http://www2.chass.ncsu.edu/garson/PA765/regress.htm

 

Regression with SPSS – Academic Technology Services (University of California) web book
http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/spss/webbooks/reg/default.htm

Correlation

Correlation from The Research Methods Knowledge Base
http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/statcorr.php *

Correlation section from North Carolina State University’s Qualitative Research in Public Administration module notes
http://www2.chass.ncsu.edu/garson/PA765/correl.htm

Log-linear analysis

Log-linear analysis entry from Statsoft electronic textbook
http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/stloglin.html

Log-Linear, Logit, and Probit Models from North Carolina State University’s Qualitative Research in Public Administration module notes
http://www2.chass.ncsu.edu/garson/pa765/logit.htm

Online tutorial on Log-Linear Analysis from University of Bonn
http://www.mathpsyc.uni-bonn.de/doc/cristant/cristant.html

Event history analysis

Event History Analysis workshop materials
http://www.lss.stir.ac.uk/Downloads_2a.htm

Introduction to Event History Analysis Using TDA
http://wlm.userweb.mwn.de/tdaframe.htm

Multilevel Modelling

The Centre for Multilevel Modelling, Bristol University
http://www.cmm.bristol.ac.uk/

Multilevel modelling discussion list
http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/multilevel.html

The Multilevel Modeling Page
http://wlm.userweb.mwn.de/wlmmule.htm

Multilevel Modeling chapter from Scientific Software International
http://www.ssicentral.com/lisrel/techdocs/mlevel.pdf

Multilevel Modelling portal from UCLA
http://statcomp.ats.ucla.edu/mlm/

Structural Equation Modelling

Fun With Structural Equation Modelling in Psychological Research from Jeremy Miles
http://www.jeremymiles.co.uk/misc/fun/

Structural Equation Modelling module notes from North Carolina State University
http://www2.chass.ncsu.edu/garson/pa765/structur.htm

Structural Equation Modelling entry from Statsoft electronic textbook
http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/stsepath.html

Structural Equation Modelling tutorial from David A. Kenny
http://davidakenny.net/cm/causalm.htm

Structural Equation Modeling Links
http://www2.gsu.edu/~mkteer/

IBM SPSS Amos
http://www.spss.com/amos/

Structural Equation Modeling using AMOS: An Introduction from the University of Texas
http://www.utexas.edu/its/rc/tutorials/stat/amos/

Content Analysis

The Content Analysis Guidebook online
http://academic.csuohio.edu/kneuendorf/content/

An Overview of Content Analysis by Steve Stemler, Yale University from Practical Assessment, Research and Evaluation
http://pareonline.net/getvn.asp?v=7&n=17

Resources related to content analysis and text analysis
http://www.content-analysis.de/

Guide to content analysis from Colorado State University
http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/research/content/

Content analysis chapter from Know Your Audience: A Practical Guide to Media Research
http://www.audiencedialogue.net/kya.html