Publications (Group By Category)

Submitted/In Press

  • Ginda, Michael, Andrea Scharnhorst, and Katy Börner. "Modelling the Structure and Dynamics of Science Using Books". In Theories of Informetrics: A Festschrift in Honor of Blaise Cronin, edited by Sugimoto, Cassidy. Munich: De Gruyter Saur.
  • Emmons, Scott, Robert Light, and Katy Börner. "MOOC Visual Analytics: Empowering Teachers, Students, Researchers, and Developers of Massively Open Online Courses".
  • Lyons, Elizabeth, E. William Colglazier, Katy Börner, David Dooley, Paolo Gargini, Alice Gast, C. Dan Mote, Mihail C. Roco, and Caroline Wagner. "How Collaborating in International Science Helps America".


  • Börner, Katy. 2015. Atlas of Knowledge: Anyone Can Map. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.
  • Saket, Bahador, Carlos Scheidegger, Stephen Kobourov, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Map-based Visualizations Increase Recall Accuracy of Data". EUROGRAPHICS 2015, 441-450.
  • Patel, Kishor, Sergio Govoni, Ashwini Athavale, Robert Light, and Katy Börner. 2015. "ProQuest Dissertation Analysis". 15th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetric 292-293.
  • Jibu, Mari, Gregory O'Hare, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Knowledge Flows and Delays in the Pharmaceutical Innovation System". 15th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetric 877-878.
  • Börner, Katy, Russell Balliet, Adam V. Maltese, Stephen Miles Uzzo, and Joe E. Heimlich. 2015. "Meaning Making Through Data Representation Construction and Deconstruction". AERA 2015 Annual Meeting.
  • Goldstone, Robert, Franco Pestilli, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Self-portraits of the brain: cognitive science, data visualization, and communicating brain structure and function". Trends in Cognitive Sciences doi:10.1016.
  • Börner, Katy, Joe E. Heimlich, Russell Balliet, and Adam V. Maltese. 2015. "Investigating Aspects of Data Visualization Literacy Using 20 Information Visualizations and 273 Science Museum Visitors". Information Visualization 1-16.
  • Larivière, Vincent, Stefanie Haustein, and Katy Börner. 2015. "Long-Distance Interdisciplinarity Leads to Higher Scientific Impact". PLOS ONE DOI: 10.1371.


  • Light, Robert, Jaimie Murdock, Colin Allen, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Challenges and Opportunities of the UCSD Map of Science‐Library of Congress Crosswalk". In Proceedings of the VIVO/Science of Team Science (SciTS) 2014 Conference, Austin, Texas August 6-8.
  • Murdock, Jaimie, Robert Light, Colin Allen, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Mapping the Intersection of Science & Philosophy". In Proceedings of 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 405-406. New York: ACM.
  • Börner, Katy. 2014. "Plug-and-Play Macroscopes: Network Workbench (NWB), Science of Science Tool (Sci2), and Epidemiology Tool (Epic)". In Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining, edited by Alhajj, Reda, and Jon Rokne, 1280-1290. Berlin: Springer Verlag.
  • Kulanthaivel, Anand, Josette F. Jones, Robert Light, Katy Börner, and Chin Hua Kong. 2014. "Neurological Disorders and Publication Abstracts Follow Social Network-Type Node Patterns When Indexed Using Ontology Tree-Based Key Term Search". In Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Aging and Assistive Environments, edited by Stephanidis, Constantine, and Margherita Antona, 278-288. Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Börner, Katy, and David E. Polley. 2014. "Replicable Science of Science Studies". In Measuring Scholarly Impact: Methods and Practice, edited by Ding, Ying, Ronald Rousseau, and Dietmar Wolfram, 321-341. Springer.
  • Schreiber, Falk, Andreas Kerren, Katy Börner, Hans Hagen, and Dirk Zeckzer. 2014. "Heterogeneous Networks on Multiple Levels". In Multivariate Network Visualization, edited by Kerren, Andreas, Helen C Purchase, and Matthew O Ward, 175-206. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.
  • Börner, Katy, and David E. Polley. 2014. Visual Insights: A Practical Guide to Making Sense of Data. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.
  • Saket, Bahador, Paolo Simonetto, Stephen Kobourov, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Node, Node-Link, and Node-Link-Group Diagrams: An Evaluation". IEEE Visual Analytics Science and Technology, IEEE Information Visualization, and IEEE Scientific Visualization 20 (12): 2231-2240.
  • Boyack, Kevin W., and Katy Börner, eds. 2014. "Mapping Science". BULLETIN of the Association for Information Science and Technology 41 (2).
  • Stipelman, Brooke, Kara L. Hall, Angela Zoss, Janet Okamoto, Daniel Stokols, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Mapping the Impact of Transdisciplinary Research: A Visual Comparison of Investigator Initiated and Team Based Tobacco Use Research Publications". The Journal of Translational Medicine and Epidemiology 2 (2): 1033.
  • Bollen, Johan, David Crandall, Damion Junk, Ying Ding, and Katy Börner. 2014. "From funding agencies to scientific agency: Collective allocation of science funding as an alternative to peer review". EMBO Reports 15 (1): 1-121.
  • Light, Robert, David E. Polley, and Katy Börner. 2014. "Open Data and Open Code for Big Science of Science Studies". Scientometrics 101 (2): 1535-1551.
  • Reijnhoudt, Linda, Rodrigo Costas, Ed Noyons, Katy Börner, and Andrea Scharnhorst. 2014. "‘Seed+Expand’: A general methodology for detecting publication oeuvres of individual researchers". Scientometrics 101: 1403-1417.
  • Börner, Katy, Todd Theriault, and Kevin W. Boyack. 2014. "Mapping Science: Past, Present and Future". BULLETIN of the Association for Information Science and Technology 41 (2): 12-16.
  • Hook, Peter A. 2014. "The Structure and Evolution of The Academic Discipline of Law In The United States: Generation and Validation of Course-Subject Cooccurrence (CSCO) Maps". Thesis, Doctor of Philosophy in Library and Information Science: Katy Börner (Chair), Staša Milojevic, Cassidy Sugimoto, Jonathan Plucker, William Henderson. Indiana University, Bloomington. Indiana University, Bloomington.






















  • Janetzko, Dietmar, Katy Börner, Carl-Helmut Coulon, and Ludger Hovestadt. 1993. "Towards a Task-Oriented Methodology in Knowledge Acquisition and System Design in CBR". Proceedings of the First European Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning 2: 360-365.
  • Börner, Katy. 1993. "Structural Similarity in Case-Based Design". Flle in hybriden Systemen. Beiträge zum 2. Workshop des Arbeitskreises fallbasiertes Schließen 1-13.
  • Janetzko, Dietmar, and Katy Börner. 1993. "Tasks-Methods-Knowledge Interdependencies in CBR-Systems". FABEL-Report 9.
  • Börner, Katy, Klaus P. Jantke, Siegfried Schönherr, and Elisabeth-Ch Tammer. 1993. "Lernszenarien im fallbasierten Schlißen". FABEL-Report 14.
  • Börner, Katy. 1993. "Term-Based Approach to Structural Similarity as Guidance for Adaptation". Similarity Concepts and Retrieval Methods, FABEL-Report 13.


  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Komplexitätsreduktion von Konstruktionsaufgaben". Workshop Kontrolle von Problemlöseverfahren, German Workshop on Artificial Intelligence.
  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Ein allgemeines Modell zur Speicherung episodischen Wissens und separat lernbare Ähnlichkeitsmaße". Workshop Ähnlichkeit von Fällen beim fallbasierten Schließen. SEKI-Report, Universität Kaiserslautern.
  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Verfahren zur punktualen Ermittlung der spektralen Remissionsfunktion mittels eines optoelektronischen Farbmeßkopfes. DE 4120749 A1". Date of filing: 24.06.1991. Date of publication of application: 20.02.1992.
  • Börner, Katy. 1992. "Verfahren zur meßtechnischen Erfassung des punktualen Anstieges von Remissions-, Reflexions- und Transmissionsspektren mittels nur einer LED. DE 4126678 A1". Date of filing: 13.08.1991. Date of publication of application: 13.03.1992.