Matplotlib Beginner’s Guide

Author/Creator: John Hunter and the Matplotlib Development Team
Curated By: Jonas Hartmann
Language: python
Field(s): data visualization


Matplotlib (or "mathematical plotting library") is one of python’s core packages for working with numerical data. It provides all the functionalities needed to create various kinds of basic plots and graphics, which can then be combined and modified into beautiful and intricate visualizations. This tutorial is a comprehensive beginner's guide to constructing figures with matplotlib.

Level: Intermediate, Advanced
Format: Online (browser-based)
Time Required: 1-50h
Prerequisites: Basic python
Access: free
Last Curated: 08/23/2016


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