Matthew Lincoln, PhD Cultural Heritage Data & Info Architecture

Visualizing Uncertainty

Digital visualization and data-crunching tools are fantastic at compiling and manipulating numbers and strings quickly and precisely. However humanities data is often far from precise! How do we faithfully and usefully visualize information that is uncertain, sketchy, speculative, or debated?

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Lincoln, Matthew D. "Visualizing Uncertainty." Matthew Lincoln, PhD (blog), 27 May 2013,

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