Nathan Yau’s Reading List

I follow and really like Nathan Yau. His site FlowingData.com is a great resource for Data Visualization inspiration. Below is his reading list for during the crisis:

Making Charts

Books specifically about making and using charts…

Statistics

Making sense of numbers…

Development

Some code…

  • R Packages by Hadley Wickham — I know the basics, but I should know more.
  • The Book of R by Tilman M. Davies — A big, fat reference.
  • Some visualization with Python book. I’ve seen some books, but is there a well-regarded reference?

Design

Outside visualization, but applicable…

Inspiration

To think about various visual forms…

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