Biostatistics online books and lecture notes

By | 3rd March 2014


Essential concepts of statistics

12 essential concepts of statistics are described in detail at GraphPad site.

Intuitive biostatistics

There 3 free sample online chapters from this book.

Online Statistics education

Detailed Lecture notes and videos for medical and post graduate students. PDF version is available here.

Degree of freedom tutorial

Written in a very clear and concise manner about degree of freedom use in statistical tests by Ron Dotsch,  Assistant Professor Social Cognition and Research Methods at Radboud University Nijmege.

Chi-Sqaure test

Notes adapted by Anne F. Maben from “Statistics for the Social Sciences” by Vicki Sharp.

The Little Handbook of Statistical Practice

Its a compilation of lecture notes by  Gerard E. Dallal, Ph.D. Recently the notes are compiled in e-book kindle format at

Handbook of Biological Statistics

By John McDonald

Statistics Done Wrong

Guide on the common statistical errors.

How to write statistics reports


The interactive research resource for bioscience students.

Statistics Tutorials & Data Files

HyperStat Online Statistics Textbook

David Lane , Associate Professor of Psychology, Statistics, and Management at Rice University

Electronic Statistics Textbook

StatSoft, Inc., founded in 1984 and is now one of the largest, global providers of analytic software worldwide.

Statistics book

Statistics Tools for Internet and Classroom Instruction with a Graphical User Interface (SticiGui)

Statistics Every Writer Should Know

Robert Niles

A Practical Guide to the Use of Selected Multivariate  Statistics

Mike WulderResearch Scientist

Medical Statistics: Student BMJ

  • What’s on the web? Statistics for medical students
  • Estimating with samples
  • Medical statistics: Testing hypotheses
  • Summarizing information
  • Measuring chances: Wai-Ching Leung explains odds and probabilities
  • Why and when do we need medical statistics?
  • Making sense of quantitative data

Statistics: Lecture Notes

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

Biostatistics Lecture Series

By the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School  of Public Health

Biostatistics : Lecture Notes

Intracluster Correlation Coefficient

NIST/SEMATECH e-Handbook of Statistical Methods