Interactive information seeking, behaviour and retrieval /

Information retrieval (IR) is a complex human activity supported by sophisticated systems. Information science has contributed much to the design and evaluation of previous generations of IR system development and to our general understanding of how such systems should be designed and yet, due to th...

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Other Authors: Ruthven, Ian, 1968- (Editor), Kelly, Diane (Professor) (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: London : Facet, 2011.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Interactive information retrieval : history and background / Colleen Cool and Nicholas J. Belkin
  • Information behavior and seeking / Peiling Wang
  • Task-based information searching and retrieval / Elaine G. Toms
  • Approaches to investigating information interaction and behaviour / Raya Fidel
  • Information representation / Mark D. Smucker
  • Access models / Edie Rasmussen
  • Evaluation / Kalervo Järvelin
  • Interfaces for information retrieval / Max Wilson
  • Interactive techniques / Ryen W. White
  • Web retrieval, ranking and personalization / Jaime Teevan and Susan Dumais
  • Recommendation, collaboration and social search / David M. Nichols and Michael B. Twidale
  • Multimedia : behaviour, interfaces and interaction / Haiming Liu, Suzanne Little and Stefan Rüger
  • Multimedia : information representation and access / Suzanne Little, Evan Brown and Stefan Rüger