ERIC Number: EJ557201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Shifts of Focus in Information Retrieval Interaction.
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v34 p123-34 1997
Discusses changes of focus, or interaction shifts, (readily observed in mediated database searching) between search intermediaries and users during information retrieval interactions. Presents results in terms of frequency of shifts in each interaction; classification scheme for shifts; frequency of shifts for each class; and intensity of focus on each shift. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the ASIS Annual Meeting (60th, Washington, DC, November 1-6, 1997).