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Here is a brief list of IRAF documentation that may be useful for V2.10. All documentation is available in the IRAF network archive in the iraf/docs directory accessible by anonymous FTP to the node iraf.noao.edu, unless otherwise noted.

Introductory Materials:
A Beginner's Guide to Using IRAF (IRAF Version 2.10), Jeannette Barnes, August 1993.

A User's Introduction to the IRAF Command Language Version 2.3, Peter MB Shames and Doug Tody, August 1986.

Preliminary Test Procedure for IRAF, IRAF Version 2.11, Jeannette Barnes, revised September 1997

Cookbooks and Guides:
A User's Guide to CCD Reductions with IRAF, Philip Massey, February 1997.

A User's Guide to Reducing Slit Spectra with IRAF, Phil Massey, Frank Valdes, Jeannette Barnes, April 1992.

A User's Guide to Reducing Echelle Spectra With IRAF, Daryl Willmarth and Jeannette Barnes, May 1994.

Guide to the Multifiber Reduction Task DOFIBERS, Francisco Valdes, July 1995.

Guide to the HYDRA Reduction Task DOHYDRA, Francisco Valdes, July 1995.

Guide to the Slit Spectra Reduction Task DOSLIT, Francisco Valdes, February 1993.

Guide to the Slit Spectra Reduction Task DOECSLIT, Francisco Valdes, February 1993.

A User's Guide to Stellar CCD Photometry with IRAF, Philip Massey and Lindsey Davis, April 1992.

Specifications for the Aperture Photometry Package, Lindsey Davis, revised October 1987.

A Reference Guide to the IRAF/DAOPHOT Package, Lindsey E. Davis, January 1994.

Photometry Using IRAF, Lisa A. Wells, February 1994.

Rectifying and Registering Images Using IRAF, Lisa A. Wells, April 1994.

Cleaning Images of Bad Pixels and Cosmic Rays Using IRAF, Lisa A. Wells and David J. Bell, September 1994.

Programming Guides:
A User's Guide to Fortran Programming in IRAF The IMFORT Interface, Doug Tody, September 1986.

Specifying Pixel Directories with IMFORT, Doug Tody, June 1989.

An Introductory User's Guide to IRAF Scripts, revised by Rob Seaman, September 1989.

An Introductory User's Guide to IRAF SPP Programming, Rob Seaman, October 1992.

Other Useful Documents:
Table of Contents for IRAF Newsletters

Table of Contents for IRAF User Handbook Volume 1A

Table of Contents for IRAF User Handbook Volume 2B

The IRAF Packages, IRAF Version 2.10 (part A)

The NOAO Packages, IRAF Version 2.10 (part B)

IRAF Version 2.10 Revisions Summary, July 1992


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