A task-centered approach for user modeling in a hypermedia office documentation system

@article{Vassileva1996ATA,
  title={A task-centered approach for user modeling in a hypermedia office documentation system},
  author={Julita Vassileva},
  journal={User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction},
  year={1996},
  volume={6},
  pages={185-223}
}
The development of user-adaptive systems is of increasing importance for industrial applications. User modeling emerged from the need to represent in the system knowledge about the user in order to allow informed decisions on how to adapt to match the user's needs. Most of the research in this field, however, has been theoretical, “top-down.” Our approach, in contrast, was driven by the needs of the application and shows features of bottom-up, user-centered design. We have implemented a user… CONTINUE READING