Date: Tue, 9 Apr 1996 09:28:59 -0500
Reply-To: Jonathan Fry <jon@SPSS.COM>
Sender: "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: Jonathan Fry <jon@SPSS.COM>
Organization: SPSS Inc.
Subject: Re: Public Datasets etc.
Graham Todd wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I was wondering if anyone had expereince with some good WWW or FTP sites
> from whence publicly available data could be downloaded and analyzed
> using SPSS? What about macros for converting Excel files? Does SPSS Inc
> maintain a site with "sample files"? I teach using SPSS and I'm getting
> tired of the good old BANK.SYS file and don't want to waste too much time
> getting students to enter data. Besides it makes for a nice "pedagogical
> extension" of an assignment to have students use the internet.
> Graham Todd, York University firstname.lastname@example.org[snip]
Try the Data and Story Library at http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/DASL/, or the
Statlib datasets archive, http://www.stat.cmu.edu/datasets/.