How can I get Tableau training?
There are a number of excellent FREE training and support resources on Tableau.
|On Demand Videos||
Watch recorded on demand videos at your own pace.
Start with these tutorials (2 to 20 minutes each), for a solid working knowledge to build visualizations and dashboards. As you become proficient, expand your skillset with additional tutorials.
Connecting to Data
Dashboards and Stories
Mapping and Images
Calculations and Statistics
Take advantage of Brown's FREE Lynda.com site license. Check out these topics:
|Live Online Training||
Tableau offers live online training and regularly rotates through topics.
Note: Advanced topics are best for someone who has taken Introductory training AND has some experience using Tableau.
The University Library periodically holds hands-on workshops to introduce interested participants to the features of Tableau Desktop. Watch Morning Mail and the Library Calendar for information about when the next workshop is scheduled.
Tableau offers a number of well-written white papers to help you make effective visualizations.
|Tableau Knowledge Base||Tableau publishes articles in their Knowledge Base describing the problem and solution to customer support tickets.|
In the Tableau Community you can:
Note: You can browse without joining.
|Tableau Public Gallery||
The Tableau Public Gallery is great for inspiration. Browse or search visualizations by keyword. See something you like? You can download a visualization and take a peek under the hood to see how it was accomplished.
Note: Tableau Public is a free product. Visualizations (and underlying data) are published to the Tableau Public Server to be available in the gallery for the world to see and enjoy.
|Calculation Reference Library||Visit the Calculation Reference Library for a list of common calculations.|