My Favorite MatPlotLib and Seaborn References

Here are some references I’ve found particularly useful when developing or debugging Python code with MatPlotLib and Seaborn.

User’s Guides

These focus on techniques for using specific methods.  They are generally stronger than beginner’s introductions.

https://matplotlib.org/users/beginner.html

http://matplotlib.org/users/index.html

Reference Guides

These provide encyclopedic reference on the details of function and syntax.

API Reference:

https://matplotlib.org/api/pyplot_api.html

Quick Reference:

This one starts out as a tutorial, but the bottom quarter is a great Quick Reference:

https://github.com/rougier/matplotlib-tutorial

Glossary

http://matplotlib.org/glossary/

Cookbooks

http://scipy.github.io/old-wiki/pages/Cookbook/Matplotlib.html

https://matplotlib.org/users/recipes.html

http://scipy-cookbook.readthedocs.io/

Tutorials

The better organized on-line tutorials easily serve as user’s guides.

https://matplotlib.org/users/tutorials.html

https://matplotlib.org/users/pyplot_tutorial.html

https://www.labri.fr/perso/nrougier/teaching/matplotlib/

https://pythonprogramming.net/matplotlib-python-3-basics-tutorial/

http://www.scipy-lectures.org/intro/matplotlib/matplotlib.html

https://github.com/rougier/matplotlib-tutorial


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