Join VCU Libraries for MLA’s Data Visualization Skills and Tools for Librarians Webinar

VCU Libraries Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences invites you to join us for a free viewing of the MLA Webinar, “Data Visualization Skills and Tools for Librarians” scheduled for Wednesday Oct. 28, 2015 from 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582

Richmond, VA 23298-0582

Lecture Room (2-010) viewing party
Webinar Description:

This webinar, led by Lisa Federer (research data informationist at the NIH) will provide an introduction to best practices for creating visualizations, drawing on design theory and principles, visual perception, and the “Grammar of Graphics” framework for visualization. Viewers will also learn about how to select the right visualization tool or software for the job and where to learn more to expand their visualization tool box.

 

Participants can earn up to 1.5 MLA continuing education (CE) contact hours.

 

Additional program details and speaker information:

http://www.mlanet.org/p/bl/et/blogid=61&blogaid=643

Registration is encouraged; walk ins are welcome.

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