Tools and Resources
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Health IT Dashboard
Examples of Library Dashboards from the Library Assessment Conference, August 2014
Power Point: Tableau Unleashed: Visualizing Library Data
Dashboard examples from Ohio State University Libraries, UMass Amherst Libraries, and University of British Columbia Library
University of North Carolina Wilmington
William Madison Randall Library
Library Statistics Dashboard
- Fast Track Interview Analysis: The RITA Method
- Take the Pie Leave the Pie Chart
- The Zen of Data Visualization
Nancy Duarte: The Secret Structure of Great Talks
TEDtalks (February 2012)
Presentation tools for design and delivery
Templates of presentation tools that combine visual communications with short chunks of written copy
Analyzing Qualitative Data and Analyzing Quantitative Data
Both guides are from the University of Wisconsin's Extension program on Program Development and Evaluation. They have a list of other evaluation publications, most available in .PDF format.
Data Visualization Techniques
Juice Analytics Chart Chooser
Use the filters below to find the right chart type for your needs, then download as Excel or PowerPoint templates and insert your own data.
Qualitative Chart Chooser
A diagram that organizes different ways to visualize qualitative data, from EvergreenData.
Periodic Table of Visualization Methods
An interactive table of 100 visualization methods.
A research project in the United Kingdom studying how people understand big data visualizations shown in the media
Whitepaper: A Guide to Creating Dashboards People Love to Use
From Juice Analytics (you will need to scroll to find the Guide)
Chandoo Excel Dashboards
Tutorials, templates and examples of Excel dashboards