ASReml User Guide, Release 2, by Arthur Gilmour, et al. Published 2006 by VSN International, ISBN 1-904375-21-9.
This is an introductory guide to ASReml Release 2, with worked examples and exercises.It covers the Windows interface for data management and graphics, and introduces basic statistics, regression, analysis of variance, design of experiments and the analysis of mixed models by REML. The final chapter introduces the use of ASReml. The data sets used in the examples and exercises are provided on-line, in the Courses folder, alongside the folder of the ASReml executable.
The text of this book is also available online in ASReml-W. It can be accessed by clicking the Help button, then User Guide.