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Research Data Management (Health Sciences)

Tips for managing data and creating a data management/sharing plan.


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Information on this page is from Introduction to Data Visualization (PDF), a presentation given by Marci Brandenburg, Justin Joque, and Stephanie O'Malley for the Medical School Office of Research Communicating Science Seminar Series.

What is Data Visualization?

Data visualization deals with communicating information about an existing data set through a visual medium. Data visualization takes advantage of the brain’s ability to efficiently process visuals. A high volume of information can often be easily understood through an image. Data visualization can be used for

  • discovery
  • hypothesis generation
  • analysis
  • representation of data for publication
  • communication of data for presentation

Data Visualization Tools

Library Visualization Resources

Campus Visualization Resources