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Students' conceptions of information retrieval: Implications for the design of learning environments
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To design information retrieval (IR) learning environments and instruction, it is important to explore learners' conceptions of the domain to be examined. Expand
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Learning Information Retrieval through an Educational Game. Is Gaming sufficient for learning?
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The Information Retrieval Game is based on the idea that test collections used in laboratory-based IR experiments could be used in instruction as a rapid query analysis tool. Expand
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Assessing learning outcomes in two information retrieval learning environments
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In order to design information retrieval (IR) learning environments and instruction, it is important to explore learning outcomes of different pedagogical solutions. Expand
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Scaffolding Performance in IR Instruction: Exploring Learning Experiences and Performance in Two Learning Environments
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In order to design information retrieval (IR) learning environments and instruction, it is important to explore available pedagogical solutions and their impact on learning experiences and performance in learning situations. Expand
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Two information retrieval learning environments: their design and evaluation
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The design and evaluation of two information retrieval (IR) learning environments took place in a basic course of IR (6 ECTS credits) at the University of Tampere. Expand
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Pedagogical Design and Evaluation of Interactive Information Retrieval Learning Environment
  • Kai Halttunen
  • Computer Science
  • Teaching and Learning in Information Retrieval
  • 2011
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In this chapter, the pedagogical design and evaluation of interactive information retrieval learning environment is presented. Expand
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Query Performance Analyser - a tool for bridging information retrieval research and instruction
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The paper argues that, for the real user of an IR system, the study of variation in results is even more important than averages. Expand
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Integrating standard test collections in interactive IR instruction
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The Query Performance Analyser (QPA) for information retrieval systems is an interactive tool for the performance analysis of individual queries. Expand
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Design experiment on two information retrieval learning environments
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A pedagogical design experiment on two information retrieval (IR) learning environments is presented. Expand
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