Octave Programming Tutorial
by Henri Amuasi
Publisher: Wikibooks 2012
Octave is a high-level language, primarily intended for numerical computations. The purpose of this collection of tutorials is to get you through most (and eventually all) of the available Octave functionality from a basic level.
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by Zdzislaw Meglicki - Indiana University
Topics: linear algebra and fast Fourier transform packages and algorithms, Message Passing Interface (MPI) and parallel I/O (MPI/IO), 3D visualisation of scientific data sets, implementation of problem solving environments, quantum computing.
by Zachary Hannan
These books introduce the free computer algebra system wxMaxima in the context of single variable calculus. Each book can serve as a lab manual for a one-unit semester calculus lab, a source of supplemental CAS exercises or a tutorial reference.
by Leonid Shifrin - mathprogramming-intro.org
When writing this book I had in mind people who want to understand Mathematica programming, and particularly those users who would like to make a transition from a user to a programmer, or perhaps those who already have some limited experience.
by Caitlin McGrath, et al. - Wikibooks
SPSS is a software program widely used in the social sciences. This book is a rudimentary introduction to the use of SPSS for basic statistical analysis. The book is written with a focus on social scientific analysis in mind, particularly Sociology.