4.3 Help and documentation for R and RStudio Server

The help and documentation for R and RStudio Server are readily available in RStudio Server. In RStudio Server if you click on Help tab, then you will get a menu for selecting an option.

If you click on R Help then in the lower right window you will get all the help for R as well as for RStudio. You can also search for any topic using the search box.

If you want specific documentation for RStudio, then you need to click on RStudio docs. It will open a new tab in your browser and provide you with all the documentation.

R documentation is also available on https://www.rdocumentation.org/ website. You can find information about packages, functions and different parameters on R documentation website.

RStudio also provide cheatsheets for help. In help tab, if you click on Cheatsheets option, then you will get another menu of available cheatsheets in RStudio.

You can also find more resources (for data science, RStudio, etc.,) on RStudio website. Please visit https://www.rstudio.com/resources for more resources.

If you have any questions or stuck at any point, then please contact your instructor for the help.