I’ve been looking for such a resource for quite a bit of time. Yesterday I’ve run into the article signed by Jeffrey Heer, Michael Bostock and Vadim Ogievetsky from Stanford University which provides:
A survey of powerful visualization techniques, from the obvious to the
Everyone’s recommending Edward Tufte’s The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. After reading it, I realized that I was expecting something else.. This article is what I was looking for.
Original title and link: A Tour Through the Visualization Zoo ( ©myNoSQL)