Tableau 1: Getting Started with Data Visualization

This workshop is the first of a two-part series on Tableau. This workshop will introduce users to the basics of using Tableau, a powerful data visualization tool.

Workshop Topics

  • Importing data
  • Navigating the Tableau interface
  • Creating simple visualizations (worksheets, dashboards and stories)
  • Saving, publishing and sharing visualization

Prerequisites: None
Series: This is the first workshop in a two-part series. Tableau 2 is the second.

Presenters: Joel Glogowski and Kelsey Jordan, Data Services Librarians and members of the Library’s Research Data Services Team.



A Research Data Services Workshop
This Workshop is brought to you through partnership with the University Library’s Research Data Services. Learn more at

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