Stata 15 help for sj

[R] sj -- Stata Journal installation instructions


The Stata Journal (SJ) is a quarterly journal containing articles about statistics, data analysis, teaching methods, and effective use of Stata's language. The SJ publishes reviewed papers together with shorter notes and comments, regular columns, tips, book reviews, and other material of interest to researchers applying statistics in a variety of disciplines. You can read all about the Stata Journal at

The Stata Journal is a printed and electronic journal with corresponding software. If you want the journal, you must subscribe, but the software is available for no charge from our website at PDF copies of SJ articles that are older than three years are available for download for no charge at More recent articles may be individually purchased.

The Stata Journal, Volume 1, Issue 1, began publication in the fourth quarter of 2001. The predecessor to the Stata Journal was the Stata Technical Bulletin (STB); see stb. The STB began publication in May 1991 and was the first publication of its kind for statistical software users.

To see the table of contents for the latest SJ (or any SJ), see

Obtaining community-contributed additions from the SJ

The SJ community-contributed additions are easily obtained. You can click here

Or 1) Select Help > SJ and community-contributed commands 2) Click on Stata Journal

Or use the command line and type

. net from

See [R] net. What to do next will be obvious.

Subscribing to the SJ

Subscriptions to and back issues of the Stata Journal are available from StataCorp; see

© Copyright 1996–2018 StataCorp LLC   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   What's new   |   Site index