Resources – Primarily Open Access
This is only a small sample of what is available on the World Wide Web. Using a search engine effectively can lead to many resources which aren’t listed here. Use this page as a start, not as a complete list.
Statistics – Its Role, Promises and Challenges in a Country on a Path
of Growth and Development by Mulugeta Gebregziabher, PhD, and Samia
Describing the current status in Ethiopia.
- Statistics – Its Role, Promises and Challenges in a Country on a Path of Growth and Development by Mulugeta Gebregziabher, PhD, and Samia Zekaria, MS.
- Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Public Health
- Water Resources & Hydrology
- VCL – the Virtual Computer-Lab Cloud
- Open Source
- Open-Access Journals
- PLOS “Public Library of Science (PLOS) is a nonprofit publisher, membership, and advocacy organization with a mission to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.”
- JSTOR requires institutional subscription, but has provision for free individual access to a portion of the content. Currently, Addis Ababa and Mekelle Universities are subscribers.
- PubMed “comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.”
- Open-Access Textbooks
- K-12 and Higher Ed Teaching Resources
- An NC State University project on High School Math Learning Outcomes
- STEM Lessons and Resources for Educators
- Science Museums – Science Fair Project Ideas – Science Education
- Matter & Interactions “a textbook by Ruth Chabay and Bruce Sherwood that emphasizes a modern perspective on the calculus-based introductory physics curriculum taken by engineering and science students.” It uses 3D interactive simulations written in vPython (Open Source). For physics instructors there is an additional resource VPython Introductory Computational Physics.
- IBM Academic Initiative
- Open Courses
- Developer Resources