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Data Visualization

Learn about best practices and tools to visualize data using charts and maps.

Excel is the Spreadsheet program in the Microsoft Office Suite.

Access to Excel

Mason students and employees can install the latest versions of Excel through Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise.  

Consider also these similar free software: 

  • Calc from LibreOffice (desktop)
  • Sheets from Google Apps (online)

Spreadsheets InfoGuide

Spreadsheets are common data tables with may uses. This guide gives tips and instructions for using them, especially for data.

Handouts from Data Services