The statistics collection serves the needs of faculty and students in the Statistics Department as well as a number of other departments across campus. These include the mathematics and computer science departments, and the Institute of Applied Mathematics.
Current areas of collecting
The statistics selector chooses material that supports curriculum and research requirements for all areas of statistics. Publications of the AMS and SIAM are extensively collected.
Research and publishing characteristics
Similar to mathematics. Both books and periodicals are important. The English language predominates. Serves as a support for many disciplines.
Predominantly from North America and Europe.
Collections in other UBC Libraries/ Areas of overlap
Woodward Library: Biostatistics.