ERIC Number: EJ663171
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Do Your Links Stink? Techniques for Good Web Information Scent.
Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v28 n5 Jun-Jul 2002
Discusses the concept of information scent in a Web site, which is based on mental associations between concepts. Describes research in the field of human-computer interaction, including how humans locate information and semantic networks; and discusses navigation success, user testing, good links, and facet-based browsing. (LRW)
Descriptors: Information Retrieval, Interaction, Man Machine Systems, Navigation (Information Systems), Use Studies, Users (Information)
Available electronically: http://www.asis.org/Bulletin/Jun-02/withrow.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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