iSchool Directory


  • Information Visualization



Marilyn received an MLIS from the UW in 1992 and worked for the National Park Service before returning to the iSchool for her PhD.


  • Ph D, Information Science, University of Washington, 2013

Publications and Contributions

  • Conference Paper
    A vision for information visualization in information science (2011)
    Proceedings of the 2011 iConference, Page 531-537 Authors: Marilyn Ostergren, Jeffery Hemsley, Miranda Belarde-Lewis, Shawn Walker
  • Conference Paper
    The Value of Visual Elements in Web Search
    SIGIR ’10, Geneva, Switzerland, July 19-23, 2010 Authors: Marilyn Ostergren, S-Y. Yu, Efthimis Efthimiadis