“The greatest value of a picture is when it forces us to notice what we never expected to see.” - John W. Tukey
Visualising Cultural Heritage Data
Data visualisation for cultural heritage collections workshop presented by Dr Olivia Vane of The British Library on N8 CIR Training.
15 June 2021 · 8 min read
Some Good Practice Guidelines
The title says it all! Some snippets of advice for making our charts more fit for purpose.
16 March 2021 · 11 min read
Useful Resources for R
Part 4 | A summary of resources that you might find useful when using R.
18 February 2021 · 6 min read
Templates for Shiny applications
A simple framework to get you started creating your own Shiny app. Ready to use Shiny templates where you can replace elements with your own data and visualisations.
05 February 2021 · 9 min read
Interactive Visualisations in R
Part 3 | Exploring packages in R using data collected as part of the EU funded 'Collaborative research and development of green roof system technology' project.
27 January 2021 · 10 min read
Data visualisation in c++ with computational models
In this blog post I'm going to talk about data visualisation - making graphs - within c++ programs. I'll describe why you might want to do this and I'll try ...
25 January 2021 · 11 min read
Static Visualisations in R
Part 2 | Exploring packages in R using data collected as part of the EU funded 'Collaborative research and development of green roof system technology' project.
20 January 2021 · 12 min read
Data Processing for data visualisations in R
Part 1 | Exploring packages in R using data collected as part of the EU funded 'Collaborative research and development of green roof system technology' project.
15 January 2021 · 9 min read
Moving from Excel to R
There are a lot of things to learn when you make a transition from Excel to R, especially if you haven't touched programming languages before, everything can be overwhelming and ...
08 October 2020 · 19 min read
Microsoft Excel Best Practices
What steps could we take to make better data visualisations with excel?
30 September 2020 · 11 min read
Data Visualization’s Social Role
Data visualizations have effects. If we don’t stop to think about data visualizations' social role and the people who engage with them, they may not have the impact that their ...
09 September 2020 · 6 min read