[R] SAS for R-users
eriki at ccbr.umn.edu
Fri May 14 15:18:04 CEST 2010
Thomas Levine wrote:
> There are loads of resources for users of any other
> statistics package who are learning R. For example
> The reverse isn't the case
> I can't wait that long. Until then and until I can
> convince colleagues and teachers to use better
> software, how do you suggest that I learn SAS?
> I suspect that it'll be a book on R for SAS-users,
> so I'm expecting recommendations of books like
> those that are best for R-users learning SAS.
> This question would be more appropriate for a
> SAS mailing list, I couldn't find any except for
> those of a few regional groups.
I don't think there is any shortage of SAS books, since it's been around so
long. I think they even have their own Press. The books don't need to assume
you do or don't know R. If you know nothing of SAS, I personally recommend The
Little SAS Book: A Primer. It's short, basic, and useful for beginners.
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