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Data Science: Data Visualization
Finding Data / Data Sources
Professional Associations, Groups and more
iSchool Data Science Program
Research Data Services
Some Tools for Data Visualization
R @ R-Project.org
R is great for statistical computing and graphics (see especially the ggplot2 and lattice packages). And it's open source.
Tagxedo turns words - famous speeches, news articles, blog posts or tweets -- into a word cloud
Social Explorer allows the researcher to make maps and reports, visually analyze, explore and understand the current and historical demography of the United States.
A listing of visualization resources.
GIS (Geographic Information Systems)
Information about visualizing geographic data is available on this
Books and Journals on Data Visualization
Atlas of Science: Visualizing What We Know
, by Katy Borner; MIT Press, 2010
Computing and Visualization in Science
Data Insights: New Ways to Visualize and Make Sense of Data
, by Hunter Whitney; Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 2013
Data Visualization: a Guide to Visual Storytelling for Libraries
, edited by Lauren Magnuson. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016
Data Visualization for Design Thinking : Applied Mapping
, by Newman, Winifred E. New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.
Infographics: The Power of Visual Storytelling
, by Jason Lankow, Josh Ritchie and Ross Crooks; John Wiley and Sons, 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Analytics & Data Visualization
, by Doug Harts, Jim Dugan and Tricia Wilcox Almas; McGraw-Hill/Osborne, 2011
Sage Handbook of Visual Research Methods
, Sage, 2011.
Visual Complexity: Mapping Patterns of Information
, by Manual Lima; Princeton Architectural Press, 2011
Visualization of Time-Oriented Data
, Springer, 2011.
Visualize This: The FlowingData Guide to Design, Visualization, and Statistics
, by Nathan Yau; John Wiley and Sons, 2011
Blogs to Follow
Nathan Yau's blog on data visualization.
Data Visualization (LinkedIn)
Information graphics and data visualizations
Visual Business Intelligence
A blog by Stephen Few
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