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This page provides an overview of 3 articles related to 'visualisation', listing most recently updated content first. Note that filters may be applied to display a sub-set of articles in this category (see FAQs on filtering for usage tips). Select this link to remove all filters.

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Data visualization is the study of the visual representation of data, meaning "information which has been abstracted in some schematic form, including attributes or variables for the units of information". Data visualization is closely related to Information graphics, Information visualization, Scientific visualization and Statistical graphics. In the new millennium data visualization has become active area of research, teaching and development. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Data visualization)

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Metadata related to 'visualisation' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'visualisation': 99 (5.7% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'visualisation' across all Ariadne articles: 192
  • Average number of references to 'visualisation' per Ariadne article: 1.94
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'visualisation': 1996-03
  • Trending factor of 'visualisation': 0.5 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'visualisation':

  1. chris awre (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. michael a. fraser (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. kirsty pitkin (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. alex ball (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. j max wilkinson (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Data Science Professionals: A Global Community of Sharing

Sylvie Lafortune reports on the 37th annual conference of the International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology (IASSIST), held over 30 May – 3 June 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

March 2012, issue68, event report

Book Review: The Expert Library

Sylvie Lafortune reviews a book taking a hard look at academic libraries, how they are being redefined and what skills will be required of the staff who will move them forward.

July 2011, issue67, review

Book Reviews: Digital Information and Knowledge Management, and Print Vs. Digital

Sylvie Lafortune looks at two books edited by Sul H. Lee dealing with the impact of digital information on libraries, librarianship, information providers and library users.

January 2008, issue54, review

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