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LCR is part of the overall University of Calgary re-entry strategy. We are working to restore some essential services as quickly as possible in a way that is safe for you - our users- and our staff and in the context of the overall campus re-entry plan. We will continue to offer our suite of online services and will also be expanding access to online books and resources. Virtual service hours today: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Physical locations remain closed. You can return your books to the exterior book drop on the East side of the TFDL. More information on the Covid 19 page.

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Data Visualization with Tableau Online

Data visualization is an important tool for researchers, assisting in both analysis and communication of results. The use of appropriate visualization techniques can greatly increase the ability to gain insight from and ease the communication of data.

In this workshop we present the basics on how to use Tableau, a tool capable of creating a wide variety of visualizations. Developed through PhD research at Stanford, Tableau (http://www.tableau.com) supports of variety of data formats and through simple interactions allows fast exploration to find the visualization most suited to the data. Additionally Tableau offers their desktop software free to post-secondary students.

This session will focus on the fundamentals of importing data and then using this software to create visualizations.

This workshop will be held online. A link to the zoom meeting room will be provided to your registered email address 24 hours before the workshop begins.

 

Date:
Thursday, September 3, 2020
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Categories:
  Lab NEXT     Research Skills     Visualization  
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.

Registration is required. There are 39 seats available.