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Data Visualization

Why Visualize

There have been many attempts to explain why visualization might be a useful practice.  Some of these explanations are anecdotal, but there are increasingly compelling arguments that support visualization as a useful component of data analysis and research in general.

Glossary

Data visualization can be a complicated set of processes to learn.  A good starting place is to learn a bit of the vocabulary you may see in the various tools and tutorials.

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Many thanks to Angela Zoss at the Duke University Libraries for allowing us to build off of and customize her Introduction to Data Visualization Research Guide.