An organic user interface for searching citation links

  title={An organic user interface for searching citation links},
  author={Jock D. Mackinlay and Ramana Rao and Stuart K. Card},
  booktitle={International Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
This paper describes Butterfly, an Information Visualizer application for accessing DIALOG'S Science Citation databases across the Internet. Network information often involves slow access that conflicts with the use of highly-interactive information visualization. Butterfly addresses this problem, integrating search, browsing, and access management via four techniques: 1) visualization supports the assimilation of retrieved information and integrates search and browsing activity, 2… 

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