Information seeking

Known as: Definitions for Information seeking 
Information seeking is the process or activity of attempting to obtain information in both human and technological contexts. Information seeking is… (More)
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Seekers of information in libraries either go through a librarian intermediary or they help themselves. When they go through… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Previous studies have examined various aspects of user behaviour on the Web, including general information seeking patterns… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In this paper, we investigate the criteria used by online searchers when assessing the relevance of web pages for information… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Most cooperative work takes place in information-rich environments. However, studies of "information work" tend to focus on the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We present a new linguistic approach to the construction of terminological feedback for use in interactive query refinement. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
It is nowadays generally agreed that a person's information seeking depends on her tasks and the problems encountered in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Considers how dynamic queries allow users to "fly through" databases by adjusting widgets and viewing the animated results. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The support of effective interaction of the user with the other components of the system is a central problem for information… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The article discusses the users' perspective of information seeking. A model of the information search process is presented… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The objectives of the study were to conduct a series of observations and experiments under as real-life a situation as possible… (More)
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