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Data visualization using Viewshare

Shreedhar S. (Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta, India)
Manju Naik (Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta, India)

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 7 August 2017



This paper aims to introduce the use of data visualization tool, the Viewshare, in library environment.


Viewshare has been successfully adopted in various institutions for depicting cultural heritage collections.


An attempt is made here to explore the possibility of the use of Viewshare in academic libraries.

Social implications

The details of e-journals being subscribed by the Kuvempu University are presented in an attractive and interactive environment using Viewshare to provide clear insights to library users.


The steps followed for creating different views have been explained to make other professionals feel confident and motivate them to use Viewshare in library environment.



S., S. and Naik, M. (2017), "Data visualization using Viewshare", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 34 No. 6, pp. 1-10.



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