Timelines are a temporal form of data visualization and, depending on the tool, allow for varying degrees of detail and complexity.

Basic Timelines

This basic timeline of Mary Shelly's life was created with TimelineJS, a simple tool that allows for a single linear visualization.
Created by Julia D., undergraduate student at Loyola Marymount University

Complex Timelines

"Conflicts of the World," a more complex timeline than the one above, was created with Tableau Public, a popular tool used for creating multiple types of data visualization.
Created by Seffana Mohamed-Ajaz
Last modified 3yr ago