This is a short demonstration textbook to show the general layout / style of textbooks built with Jupyter and Jekyll. The markdown files for this page (and others in the textbook) is generated from the notebooks with the scripts/generate_textbook.py script, which is called when you run make book.

The content for the book is contained in a folder in the site’s repository called content/. It has a combination of markdown and Jupyter notebooks. This content is rendered into the textbook that you see here!

To begin, click on one of the chapter sections in the sidebar to the left. The first section demonstrates some simple functionality of this repository, while the following chapters contain a subset of content from the Foundations in Data Science.


This chapter shows a couple ways to add content to your course textbook. Click on the section headers to the left, or on the “next” button below in order to read further.