Welcome to Bokeh in IPython Notebook!

Bokeh is a Python interactive visualization library for large datasets that natively uses the latest web technologies. Its goal is to provide elegant, concise construction of novel graphics in the style of Protovis/D3, while delivering high-performance interactivity over large data to thin clients.



Get started with a 5-min introduction to Bokeh here


The Tutorial is divided in three sections: Basic, Topical and Advanced exercises. Each section contains several IPython notebooks with different exercises.

The [Exercises] notebooks contain the proposed exercises with hidden solutions, which can be displayed by clicking on the Show solution button, while the [Published] notebooks render the exercises solutions with their interactive plots.

Get started with Bokeh by going through the tutorial, attempting the exercises and checking the provided solution.

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Basic Exercises: Topical Exercises: Advanced Exercises:
Charts: Widgets:

More examples of Bokeh's interactive plots in IPython Notebooks:

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More Information

For the full documentation, see http://bokeh.pydata.org.

To see the Bokeh source code, visit the GitHub repository: https://github.com/ContinuumIO/bokeh

Be sure to follow us on Twitter @bokehplots!


For questions, please join the bokeh mailing list: https://groups.google.com/a/continuum.io/forum/#!forum/bokeh

You can also ask questions on StackOverflow and use the #bokeh tag: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/bokeh.

Follow us on Twitter @bokehplots! When tweeting about how awesome Bokeh is, be sure to use the #bokeh tag!

For information about commercial development, custom visualization development or embedding Bokeh in your applications, please contact pwang@continuum.io.

To donate funds to support the development of Bokeh, please contact info@pydata.org.


Bokeh is developed with funding from DARPA‘s XDATA program.

Additionally, many thanks to all of the Bokeh Github contributors.