SAS: Beginner SAS 9

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The SAS Environment
There is a variety of SAS environments available to you as a SAS programmer, and the one you use will depend on the underlying SAS system. Explore SAS and the various systems, including the SAS Studio web interface.
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Introduction to Data Sets
Understanding the structure of SAS data sets and their uses is key to grasping the power of Base SAS. Explore the basics of data sets, including data libraries, SAS data, and common functions.
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Creating & Reading Data Sets
Before SAS software can process data, such as data saved in an Excel worksheet, it must be in the form of a SAS data set. Discover how to create data sets from various sources.
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Data Errors & Validation
If data values do not correlate to SAS statements, data errors will be detected during program execution. Explore data errors and the process of validating and cleaning data.
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Data Manipulation
Depending on the situation, you may need to manipulate a SAS data set to generate the desired analytical report. Explore the manipulation of data sets, including merging and combining sets.
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Creating Reports
Creating reports, visualizations, and charts from your data adds immediate impact, and lets your audience glean information quickly and effectively. Discover how to create impactful reports in SAS.
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Creating Summary Reports & Charts
Make your reports more effective by adding visualizations and charts! Here we show you how to include graphics, tables, and charts when creating reports in SAS.
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Inputs & Outputs
Effectively getting data into and out of SAS is key for a SAS programmer, and data will come in a variety of formats. Explore inputs and outputs from the SAS system.
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Data Manipulation & Debugging
An impressive feature of SAS is the assortment of functions that deal with character and numeric data. Explore various functions for data transformation, and some methods for debugging your programs.
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Working with DO Loops & Proc SQL
Loops are the key to some of the more powerful features of SAS programming. Discover how to work with DO loops and Proc SQL.
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Working with Arrays & Restructuring and Merging Data Sets
Merging data is a fundamental function of data manipution. Combining loops and arrays simplifies processing of repetitive data with minimal coding. Explore arrays and techniques for restructuring and combining data, including match merges.
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BOOKS INCLUDED

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SAS 9.4 Macro Language Reference, Fourth Edition
Explaining how to increase the modularity, flexibility, and maintainability of your SAS code using the SAS macro facility, this book provides complete information about macro language elements, interfaces between the SAS macro facility and other parts of SAS software, and macro processing in general.
Book Duration 6h 22m Book Authors By SAS Institute

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SAS 9.4 Language Reference: Concepts, Fifth Edition
Providing conceptual information for the Base SAS language, this resource discusses SAS keywords and naming conventions, SAS variables and expressions, error processing and debugging, SAS data sets and files, creating and customizing output, and much more.
Book Duration 12h 34m Book Authors By SAS Institute

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SAS Certification Prep Guide: Base Programming for SAS 9, Third Edition
An invaluable, convenient, and comprehensive resource, this guide covers all the objectives tested on the Base Programming for SAS 9 exam, such as importing and exporting raw data files, creating and modifying SAS data sets, and identifying and correcting data syntax and logic errors.
Book Duration 9h 34m Book Authors By SAS Institute

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The Little SAS Book: A Primer, Sixth Edition
Complete with examples and graphics for each topic, this book offers a user-friendly approach so that readers can quickly and easily learn the most commonly used features of the SAS language.
Book Duration 5h 43m Book Authors By Lora D. Delwiche, Susan J. Slaughter

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An Introduction to SAS Visual Analytics: How to Explore Numbers, Design Reports, and Gain Insight into Your Data
Focusing on the version of SAS Visual Analytics on SAS 9.4, this thorough guide will show you how to make sense of your complex data with the goal of leading you to smarter, data-driven decisions without having to write a single line of code – unless you want to.
Book Duration 3h 57m Book Authors By Rob Collum, Ryan Kumpfmiller, Tricia Aanderud

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Base SAS 9.4 Procedures Guide, Fifth Edition
Providing a complete reference for all Base SAS procedures, this guide provides information about what each procedure does and, if relevant, the kind of output that it produces.
Book Duration 31h 53m Book Authors By SAS Institute

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The Little SAS Enterprise Guide Book
Whether you are using SAS Enterprise Guide for the first time, or are looking to expand your skills, this book provides a series of carefully designed tutorials to help you master the basics of the tasks you'll want to do most frequently.
Book Duration 2h 51m Book Authors By Lora D. Delwiche, Susan J. Slaughter

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SAS 9.4 Graph Template Language: User's Guide, Fourth Edition
Providing usage information and examples for the Graph Template Language (GTL), this book’s coverage includes how to combine language elements to build a custom graph, creating panels that contain multiple graphs, managing plot axes, using legends, and more.
Book Duration 7h 44m Book Authors By SAS Institute

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SAS 9.4 Functions and CALL Routines: Reference, Fourth Edition
Using standard conventions in the documentation of syntax for SAS language elements, this book provides comprehensive information about the Base SAS functions and CALL routines.
Book Duration 14h 12m Book Authors By SAS Institute
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