An Experimental Method for Measuring the Emergence of New Ideas in Information Discovery

@article{Kerne2008AnEM,
  title={An Experimental Method for Measuring the Emergence of New Ideas in Information Discovery},
  author={Andruid Kerne and Steven M. Smith and Eunyee Koh and Hyun Choi and Ross Graeber},
  journal={Int. J. Hum. Comput. Interaction},
  year={2008},
  volume={24},
  pages={460-477}
}
Although sometimes the task that motivates searching, browsing, and collecting information resources is finding a particular fact, humans often use information resources in intellectual and creative tasks that can include comparison, understanding, and discovery. Information discovery tasks involve not only finding relevant information but also seeing relationships among collected information resources and developing new ideas. The hypothesis presented here is that how information is… CONTINUE READING