Fred LaPolla

Contact Info

  • Title: Research and Data Librarian
  • Phone: 212-263-8535
  • Email:

Fred LaPolla is a member of the Health Sciences Library’s Data Services team and the liaison to the Radiology Department. His main area of work is in data visualization services and he is available for classes, workshops, and one-on-one
consults on design best practices. He is also interested in publishing metrics, as well as assisting members of the NYU Langone community with literature searching and citation management.

Fred LaPolla earned his B.A. in Chinese language and literature from George Washington University and his M.L.S. from CUNY Queens College.

Subject Guides

  • Data Visualization
    Data Visualization is a way to help researchers explore and communicate their data. Start here for resources to help you make useful charts and graphs.
  • Radiology
    A collection of information resources related to radiology

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