previous class pages

additional readings


statistical data repositories


information visualization applications

information visualization resources

Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL) —

Info Vis Resources —
Info Vis Reports —
Info Vis Journals & Conferences —
Information Esthetics —
Information Aesthetics (form follows data towards creative information visualization) —
Open Directory: Information Visualization —

Online Library of Info Vis Environments (1997) —
ATT Info Vis —
Pacific Northwest National Labs —
National Visualization & Analytics Center —
Chaomei Chen’s Home page —
Information Visualization Journal —
Newsmap (Weskamp) —

Hearst’s Berkeley InfoVis (2000) —
Dodge’s Cyberspace Atlas —
Friendly’s Gallery of Data Visualization —
Fekete’s InfoVis toolkit —
Ward’s Xmdv tool —
Borner’s InfoVis CyberInfrastructure —
John Goodall’s Resources —
Munzner’s Information Visualization Class Page —
ILOG Discovery —
HCIL Products —
CMU StatLib —
National Center for Health Statistics —

SPIE Visual Data Analysis —
PNAS Mapping Knowledge Domains —
IEEE Info Vis 2004 —
IEEE Info Vis Contest 2004 —
London Int’l Conf. on Info Vis 2004 —
London Int’l Conf. on Info Vis 2005 —

Spotfire —
HiveGroup —
Panopticon —
Visual Analytics —
Tableau Software —
Corda —
Macrofocus —
InfoZoom-JacoZoom —
Inxight —
NetViz —
I2 Investigative Analysis —
SAS (SAS/GRAPH etc.) —
DataDescription Inc. —

book bibliography

  1. Bederson, B. and Shneiderman, B., The Craft of Information Visualization: Readings and Reflections, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (2003).
  2. Borner, Katy and Chen, Chaomei, Visual Interfaces to Digital Libraries, Springer Verlag (2002).
  3. Card, S., Mackinlay, J., and Shneiderman, B., Readings in Information Visualization: Using Vision to Think, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (1999).
  4. Chen, Chaomei, Information Visualisation and Virtual Environments, Springer Verlag, Berlin (1999).
  5. Chen, Chaomei, Mapping Scientific Frontiers: The Quest for Knowledge Visualisation, Springer Verlag (2003).
  6. Chen, Chaomei, Information Visualization: Beyond the Horizon, Springer Verlag (2004).
  7. Fayyad, Usama, Grinstein, Georges and Wierse, Andreas, Information Visualization in Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (2001).
  8. Spence, Robert, Information Visualisation, Addison-Wesley Publ. Co., Reading, MA (2001).
  9. Tufte, Edward, The Visual Display of Quantitative Information, Graphics Press, Cheshire, CT (1983).
  10. Tufte, Edward, Envisioning Information, Graphics Press, Cheshire, CT (1990).
  11. Tufte, Edward, Visual Explanations, Graphics Press, Cheshire, CT (1997).
  12. Wainer, Howard, Visual Revelations, Copernicus-Springer Verlag, New York (1997).
  13. Wainer, Howard, Graphic Discoveries, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ (2004).
  14. Ware, Colin, Information Visualization: Perception for Design: Second Edition, Morgan Kaufmann Publ., San Francisco, CA (2004).
  15. Wilkinson, Leland, The Grammar of Graphics (Statistics and Computing), Springer Verlag (August 1999).