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Data Visualization: Data Visualization Tools

Data visualization tools, services, and resources.

Quantitative Data Visualization Tools (free or open source)

Quantitative Data Visualization Tools (not free)

 Microsoft Excel

  • If you are UW student, faculty, and staff, you will likely already have access to Microsoft Excel. Please visit UWare for more information.

Tableau Desktop

Microsoft Power BI

  • If you are UW student, faculty, and staff, you will likely already have access to Microsoft Power BI. Please visit UWare for more information.

Sisense

Datawrapper Single/Team

Plot.ly Student/Personal/Professional

Qualitative Data Visualization Tools

Qualitative Chart Chooser

  • Use this resource to help select a visualization for qualitative data.

NVivo (not free)

ATLAS.ti (not free)

Quirkos (not free)

Microsoft Word

  • If you are UW student, faculty, and staff, you will likely already have access to Microsoft Word. Please visit UWare for more information.

Network Analysis Tools

Gephi (free)

Cytoscape (free)

NodeXL (free)

R (free)

Python (free)

VOSViewer (free, good for bibliometrics)

Geospatial Data Visualization Tools

Tableau

ArcGIS

Google My Maps

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