This website is for version 5. You can find the documentation for version 4 here.


We hope to make it easier to find learning resources and projects related to Altair by listing them here. If you know of a project that should be added, please let us know by opening an Issue on GitHub.

Learning Material#

This is a list of learning material that complements the official documentation and can help you learn more about how to use Altair.

Visualization Curriculum#

A data visualization curriculum from the UW data group that developed Vega-Lite.

Jupyter Notebook Tutorials#

Jupyter Notebook tutorials and examples from the Altair authors.

Pycon Tutorial#

Altair tutorial given at PyCon 2018 by the Altair author Jake VanderPlas.

Data Visualization Course#

This course covers how to create common statistical visualizations, tell stories with data, create geographical visualizations, and bring plots to life by adding interactive elements. Created at the University of British Columbia and can either be audited or taken as part of the Key Capabilities for Data Science certificate program.

Brief Introduction Videos#

Calmcode provides a few videos that give a brief overview of the Altair library.