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Resources and Inspiration

NNLM Class: Cool Creative Communications: Dazzling Data Visualization, Tony Nguyen, MLIS, AHIP, Technology and Communications Coordinator, NNLM SEA


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Articles, Websites, and Blogs


Benevento, Daniel, Katherine S. Rowell, Janet Steeger, Ann Cutrell and Marnie Morales. Best Boring Book Ever of Tableau for Healthcare. Westford, MA: HealthDataViz, 2017. Print.
Börner, Katy, and David E. Polley. Visual Insights: A Practical Guide to Making Sense of Data. Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2014. Print.
Cairo, Alberto. The Functional Art: An Introduction to Information Graphics and Visualization. Berkeley, CA: New Riders, 2013. Print.
Cairo, Alberto. The Truthful Art: Data, Charts, and Maps for Communication. Berkeley, CA: New Riders, 2016. Print.
Kirk, Andy. Data Visualization: A Handbook for Data Driven Design. London, UK: SAGE Publications Ltd, 2016. Print.
Yau, Nathan. Data Points: Visualization That Means Something. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2013. Print.
Yau, Nathan. Visualize This: The Flowingdata Guide to Design, Visualization, and Statistics. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2011. Print.