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Data Visualization

Below is a list of data visualization options supported by Software and Services for Data Science (SSDS):


A data visualization and business intelligence software that is used in several corners of the University

Tableau Server

Tableau visualization can be published to a Tableau Server run through ITS and the Dean of H&S IT dept. Check University IT for training opportunities.


This is a toolset for easy upload and careful investigation of data built at Stanford.

ggplot2 (R package)

ggplot2 is an open-source and powerful R package that utilizes the "Grammar of Graphics" to create highly customizable and reproducible data visualizations.

pandas (Python Library)

Pandas is an open-source data analysis library that includes data visualization functions. Also see: matplotlib and seaborn