# Welcome

This is the website for 2nd edition of **“Advanced R”**, a book in Chapman & Hall’s R Series. The book is designed primarily for R users who want to improve their programming skills and understanding of the language. It should also be useful for programmers coming to R from other languages, as help you to understand why R works the way it does.

If you’re looking for the 1st edition, you can find it at http://adv-r.had.co.nz/.

## License

This work, as a whole, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

The code contained in this book is simultaneously available under the MIT license; this means that you are free to use it in your own packages, as long as you cite the source.

## Other books

You may also be interested in:

**“Advanced R Solutions”**by Malte Grosser and Henning Bumann, provides worked solutions to the exercises in this book.**“R for Data Science”**which introduces you to R as a tool for doing data science, focussing on a consistent set of packages known as the tidyverse.**“R Packages”**which teaches you how to make the most of R’s fantastic package system.