Searching for Statistical Diagrams
Shirley Zhe Chen, Michael J. Cafarella, and Eytan Adar

Statistical, or data-driven, diagrams are an important method for communicating complex information. For many technical documents, the diagrams may be readersí only access to the raw data underlying the documentsí conclusions.

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