Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Advanced Writing in the Disciplines (AWD) : Data & Statistics

A guide to online and print resources for Advanced Writing in the Disciplines

Data Analytics and Visualization

Data visualization or information visualization is a very broad term used to describe any visual representation of information. This can be anything from charts and graphs, to sketches and diagrams, to posters and presentations. Anything that helps communicate information visually. At Northeastern University Library, Research Data Analyst Kate Kryder can help people with things like creating dashboards, maps, and tables of data.

Data & Statistics at Snell Library

Northeastern's library offers datasets and statistical resources across a wide range of disciplines.

Try a subject-specific Research Guide for initial suggestions, and let us know if you need more help!

Examples of data resources in our research guides:

The Social Science Data Guide offers suggestions for data on crime, food, economics, public policy, polls, and more.

For education-related data, see our Education Data/Statistics guide.

Medical and health related data, and COVID-19 Data.are available in our health sciences guides.

Our GIS Guide datasets page links to data sources for geographic information systems and mapping.