Lauren Klein gave a fabulous talk on Nov. 7 about her research in the Thomas Jefferson archive and her use of data visualization methods to explore archival silence. She also gave a brown bag about some her favorite projects and resources. Thanks to Josh Rothman and the Summersell Center for the Study of the South for sponsoring this event!
Lauren has been kind enough to share resources from her visit via her website: http://lmc.gatech.edu/~lklein7/2012/11/06/university-of-alabama-talk/
She also mentioned D3 as resources for finding visualization tools and methods: