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Software for Data Analysis: Data Viz

Recommended resources (online tutorials and books) for social science data analysis, complied by software packages and level of proficiency.

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Search the name of a data visualization application in the Safari database to find book chapters, videos, or tutorials that can help you make better use of these tools.

Sage Research Methods includes instruction materials to assist with data visualization.

Data Preparation

Data Viz Programs

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