Software Programs for Network Analysis

R: a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.

UCINET: Windows software for analyzing social network data.

Pajek: A program for large network analysis, free for noncommercial use.

SoNIA (Social Network Image Animator): A Java-based package for visualizing dynamic or longitudinal “network” data.

SIENA (Simulation Investigation for Empirical Network Analysis)

Statnet: R-based software tools for the analysis, simulation, and visualization of network data.

SNAP (Stanford Network Analysis Platform): A general purpose, high performance system for analysis and manipulation of large networks.

Tutorials and Other Resources

R video tutorials created by the Odum Institute.

Hanneman, Robert A. and Mark Riddle. 2005. Introduction to social network methods. Riverside, CA: University of California, Riverside. Link to on-line textbook:(