Data Visualisation

This page lists a resources and links to data visualization examples and tools.

Data Visualization Collections and Examples

If you have more suggestions, let us know: bbach@inf.ed.ac.uk

Data Visualization tools

This list links to free and (mostly) online tools to visualize data. Let us know if you know more.

No coding required

  • Flourish: Website to support data visualization and storytelling in a variety of ways.
  • Rawgraph: Simple data visualization online. Upload data, chose visual encoding, explore and export.
  • PoleStar: Simple drag-and-drop generation of scatterplots and  other simple charts for exploration.
  • Tableau: Very sophisticated visualization tool. Free and commercial licenses available.
  • Google Fusion tables: for very simple graphs, networks, and maps; supports some data cleaning and transformation (e.g., automatic recognition of location names and transformation into latitude and longitude).

Coding libraries