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Electronic Statistics Textbook

This textbook offers training in the understanding and application of statistics and data mining. It covers a wide variety of applications, including laboratory research (biomedical, agricultural, etc.), business statistics, credit scoring, forecasting, social science statistics and survey research, data mining, engineering and quality control applications, and many others.

The Electronic Statistics Textbook begins with an overview of the relevant elementary (pivotal) concepts and continues with a more in depth exploration of specific areas of statistics, organized by “modules” and accessible by buttons, representing classes of analytic techniques. A glossary of statistical terms and a list of references for further study are included.

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Electropedia

Electropedia (also known as the “IEV Online”) is the world’s most comprehensive online electrical and electronic terminology database containing more than 20 000 terms and definitions in English and French organized by subject area, with equivalent terms in various other languages: ArabicChineseCzech, Finnish, GermanItalian, Japanese, Norwegian (Bokmål and Nynorsk), Polish, PortugueseRussian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish and Swedish (coverage varies by subject area).

Electropedia is produced by the IEC, the world’s leading organization that prepares and publishes International Standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies – collectively known as “electrotechnology”. Electropedia contains all the terms and definitions in the International Electrotechnical Vocabulary or IEV.

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Writing reports

The University of Leicester’s guide to Writing reports was written to provide a general introduction to writing reports. It outlines the typical structure of a report and provides a step by step guide to producing reports that are clear and well structured.

 

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Text-Case Converter

Text case converter is a handy web application that allows you to change text case of any text easily to upper case, lower case, title case or sentence case. Simply paste the text you want to convert into the text area, click on one of the buttons and let the tool to do the work for you.

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Termbank

The Tureng Dictionary is an online dictionary service provided for those working in the fields of translation, education and international trade by the Tureng Translation Company. It offers term equivalences between English and Spanish, French, German and Turkish.
Designed as a resource to access each word and all of its meanings easily and quickly, The Tureng Dictionary is organized into a total of 120 categories such as technical, medical, social sciences, automotive, construction, computer science, biochemistry, electrical-electronics, international trade, banking and finance.

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Tradooit

tradooitTradooIT offers parallel bilingual corpora that can be used to search for terms. But it is much more than a concordancer. The TradooIT ecosystem allows you to align your translated texts, pre-translate your documents and search your archives and your terminology. It also includes an alignment tool and allows you to upload and export your translation memories.

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Architecture Glossary

gehryThe Architecture Glossary, which forms part of the Art Encyclopedia at Visual-Arts-Cork.com, offers definitions of fine art terminology used in architecture history and practice. It also links to the content of the Encyclopedia.

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Academic Writing in English

UCLUCL’s AWE is a complete course in academic writing, designed to help you improve your academic writing for a variety of purposes. AWE will help you to compose essays, experimental reports, dissertations and academic articles.

It includes a self-learning course covering the creative process of academic writing, interactive exercises, checklists for reviewing your critical thinking, your arguments and your work as a whole, and a glossary of important terms.

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The Urban Conservation Glossary

UoDThe Urban Conservation Glossary was produced by Neil Grieve as a teaching tool for use on the postgraduate course on European Urban Conservation. It is produced in conjunction with Urban & Regional Planning, University of Dundee. The Glossary includes definitions and illustrations of terms related to conservation of the built environment.

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How to Write a Paper

WriteAPaperA brief manual written by Mike Ashby of the Engineering Department, University of Cambridge. It is designed to help those struggling with their first paper, or those who have written several but find it difficult. It takes as a model a typical Materials project: one combining experiment with modelling and computation to explain some aspect of material behaviour. The manual deals with structure, style, register, punctuation and grammar.

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