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Academics

Visual Information Seeking Systems

Lecturer

Prof. Dr. Harald Reiterer

Assistent

Peter Klein

Email

BSCW

http://kniebach.inf.uni-konstanz.de/pub/german.cgi/0/549336

Link

Location

D247

Timeframe

Do 14-16 h (V), D 247
Mi 10-12 h (V), D 247

Description

The possibilities of modern visualization techniques for the information seeking and retrieval process are demonstrated (e.g. web search, digital libraries, on-line databases). The aim is to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the retrieval process. Students will learn how to support the users of such systems starting at the query formulation till the result presentation.

Audience

Bachelor/Master

ECTS

6

Activityconfirmation

Assignment (Hausarbeit) must be finished in the last week of the semester.

Literature

  • Card, Stuart K.: Information Visualization. In: Jacko Julie A.; Sears Andrew (Eds.): The Human-Computer Interaction Handbook. Mahwah, NJ (Lawrence Erlbaum) 2003, pp.544-582.
  • Bederson B. B., Shneiderman B. (Hrsg.): The Craft of Information Visualization. Readings and Reflections.San Francisco, CA, Morgan Kaufmann, 2003
  • Card, Stuart K.; Mackinlay, Jock D.; Shneiderman, Ben (Hrsg.): Readings in Information Visualization. Using Vision to Think. San Francisco, CA (Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, Inc.) 1999
  • Robert Spence; Information Visualization, Addison-Wesley, 2001
  • T. Mann; Visualization of search results from the World Wide Web, http://www.ub.uni-konstanz.de/kops/volltexte/2002/751/index.html