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Midday at the Oasis: Good Design for Data Visualization

Class Details

Presenters: Cindy Olney, NNLM Evaluation Office

Description: Data visualizations are everywhere these days: social media, infographics, data dashboards, and trendy organizational reports. The NNLM Evaluation Office will present the basic principles of chart design and describe the process for developing a chart to help you communicate dense amounts of information quickly and effectively.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Region/Office: National
Feb 15, 2017
1:00PM - 2:00PM PT

Class Overview


Midday at the Oasis is a webinar series presented by the Pacific Southwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine on various topics of interest to health sciences librarians and others. Topics include National Library of Medicine resources, new trends in health care and librarianship, data management, mobile trends and other topics.

View previous presentations below or visit the NNLM PSR YouTube Channel!

One hour of MLA Continuing Education Credit is available for most sessions. To be eligible for CE credits, attendees must register in advance.

Typically held the third Wednesday of alternating months:
1-2PM (Pacific) | 4-5PM (Eastern) | 11AM-Noon (Hawaii) | 2-3PM (Arizona) | 10-11AM (American Samoa) | 7-8AM Thursday (Guam)