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What is Data Visualization and why should a librarian care?!

Class Details

Presenter: Jackie Wirz, PhD, Research Data Ninja, Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University

Description: Data is everywhere, but too often, its presentation is about as interesting as a wet dishrag. Jackie Wirz believes that data can be engaging when presented with clarity and style. This talk discusses the basic principles of good visual design. A picture may be worth a thousand words, but excellent visualization of data is priceless.

Friday, March 18, 2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Region/Office: PSR
Mar 18, 2016
1:00PM - 2:00PM PT
Kay Deeney, MLS, AHIP, Education & Outreach Librarian

Class Overview

Midday at the Oasis is a webinar series hosted by PSR on various topics of interest such as NLM resources, new trends in health care and librarianship, data management and other topics. Visit the Midday at the Oasis YouTube Playlist for a full list of past presentations!  

Date: Third Wednesday every other month
Time: 1-2PM (Pacific) | 2-3PM (Arizona) | 2-3PM (Mountain) | 3-4PM (Central) | 4-5PM (Eastern) | 11AM-12PM (Hawaii) | 7-8AM Thursday (Guam)