Links and resources

Courses on Networks

(Social and Information) Network Anaysisd by Jure Leskovec

The Structure of Information Networks by Jon Kleinberg

Networks: Theory and Application by Lada Adamic

Structure and Dynamics of Networked Information by David Kempe

Information Networks by Amin Saberi

Software Tools


NodeXL is a graphical front-end that integrates network analysis and SNAP into Microsoft Office and Excel. Using NodeXL, users without programming skills can make use of key elements of the SNAP library.


A program for network analysis (Windows or Linux via Wine).


InfoVis Cyberinfrastructure

Software framework for information visualization (Linux, MacOSX, Windows).

Analytic Technologies

Software for social network analysis (Windows).


Graph visualization software


Python package for the study of the structure of complex networks.

Network Workbench

Network analysis, modeling and visualization toolkit

Power-law Distributions in Empirical Data

Tools for fitting heavy-tailed distributions to data