Exhibit: Easy Data Visualization for Journalists

At NICAR we worked through a hands-on workshop for constructing an Exhibit. Download the zip file you find there and open hands-on.html; it will walk you through all the steps.

This page is a resource for journalists who are interested in using our Exhibit library for creating interactive data visualizations in their stories. Our goal is to make this easy, which means different things for journalists and for developers:

In pursuit of these goals Exhibit comes in two flavors.

Exhibit Basics

Here you can find information about the Exhibit Javascript library and examples of its use.

Exhibits at news sites

Several newspapers have published stories including exhibits; a partial list is here.

Other Examples

Datapress

Basic information about the Datapress plugin for Wordpress: