Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Infographic books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.
- Infographics: The Power of Visual Storytelling (2012)
- Cool Infographics: Effective Communication with Data Visualization and Design (2013)
- The Best American Infographics 2016 (The Best American Series ®) (2016)
- The Infographic Guide for Entrepreneurs: A Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2019)
- The Truthful Art: Data, Charts, and Maps for Communication (2016)
- The Infographic Guide to American Government: A Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2019)
- The Infographic Guide to Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2017)
- The Infographic History of the World (2016)
- Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals (2015)
- Infographics For Dummies (2014)
Infographics: The Power of Visual Storytelling (2012)
In today’s fast-paced environment, you must communicate your message in a concise and engaging way that sets it apart from the noise. Visual content—such as infographics and data visualization—can accomplish this.
Research shows that visual information is more quickly andeasily understood, and much more likely to be remembered. Thisinnovative book presents the design process and the best softwaretools for creating infographics that communicate.
“When it comes to infographics…the best work in this field grabs those eyes, keeps them glued, and the grip is sensual—and often immediate. A good graphic says ‘See what I see!’ and either you do or you don’t.
Start your dream business, optimize your freelancing, and max out your earnings with this graphic guide to everything you need to know to work for yourself. The Infographic Guide for Entrepreneurs includes information on how to leverage your skills to earn money, how to apply for a business loan, how to keep track of your earnings and expenses—and much more.
Every day, at work, home, and school, we are bombarded with vast amounts of free data collected and shared by everyone and everything from our co-workers to our calorie counters.
The Infographic Guide to American Government: A Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2019)
Decipher the American political system with this clear, easy-to-understand guide to the basics of the United States political system, from the founding of the thirteen colonies, to the foundations of the constitution, to how elections work. You’ll also find information about the history and context of current issues, like how Supreme Court justices are appointed; the electoral college and the popular vote; and how to get involved in the political process.
The Infographic Guide to Visual Reference for Everything You Need to Know (2017)
Get your finances in shape! In The Infographic Guide to Personal Finance, you will learn all the skills you need to make good financial decisions and grow your personal wealth.
The Infographic History of the World (2016)
Library Journal Best Reference 2014 “The authors have put as much effort into the design as the data and their book is meant to entertain as much as to inform.” — The Economist The first edition of The Infographic History of the World was released only in 2013 but the world clearly has changed since then. The movement of millions of people around the globe, including the mass exodus of four million Syrian refugees, has altered almost every country on the globe.
Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals (2015)
Don’t simply show your data—tell a story with it! Storytelling with Data teaches you the fundamentals of data visualization and how to communicate effectively with data. You’ll discover the power of storytelling and the way to make data a pivotal point in your story.
Infographics For Dummies (2014)
Infographics For Dummies is a comprehensive guide to creating data visualization with viral appeal. Written by the founder of Infographic World, a New York City based infographic agency, and his top designers, the book focuses on the how-to of data, design, and distribution to create stunning, shareable infographics. Step-by-step instruction allows you to handle data like a pro, while creating eye-catching graphics with programs like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Best Infographic Books: The Ultimate Collection
We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some infographic books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.
Acute Surgical Topics: An Infographic Guide
Author(s): Constantine P. Spanos
ID: 3015868, Publisher: Springer, Year: 2021, Size: 109 Mb, Format: 7z
An Answer for Everything: 200 Infographics to Explain the World
Author(s): ROB ORCHARD, CHRISTIAN TATE, MARCUS WEBB
ID: 3128881, Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, Year: 2021, Size: 187 Mb, Format: epub
The Infographic: A History of Data Graphics in News and Communications
Author(s): Murray Dick
ID: 2509922, Publisher: The MIT Press, Year: 2020, Size: 24 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely chart-busters according to Chicago Tribune, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.