Identifying key elements of search results for document selection in the digital age: An observational study

Yasuko Hagiwara, Emi Ishita, Emiko Mizutani, Kana Fukushima, Yukiko Watanabe, Yoichi Tomiura

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Academic database systems are vitally important tools for enabling researchers to find relevant, useful articles. Identifying how researchers select documents from search results is an extremely useful measure for improving the functions or interfaces of academic retrieval systems. This study aims to reveal which elements are checked, and in what order, when researchers select from among search results. It consists of two steps: an observational study of search sessions performed by researchers who volunteered, and a questionnaire to confirm whether extracted elements and patterns are used. This article reports findings from the observational study and introduces questions we developed based on the study. In the observational study we obtained data on nine participants who were asked to search for documents using information retrieval systems. The search sessions were recorded using a voice recorder and by capturing screen images. The participants were also asked to state which elements they checked in selecting documents, along with the reasons for their selections. Three patterns of order of checking were found. In pattern 1, seven researchers used titles and abstracts as the primary elements. In pattern 2, the others used titles and then accessed the full text before making a decision on their selection. In pattern 3, one participant searched for images and accessed the full text from the link in those pictures. We also found participants used novel elements for selecting. We subsequently developed items for a questionnaire reflecting the findings.

元の言語英語
ホスト出版物のタイトルDigital Libraries
ホスト出版物のサブタイトルData, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives - 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Proceedings
編集者Sally Jo Cunningham, Songphan Choemprayong, Fabio Crestani
出版者Springer Verlag
ページ237-242
ページ数6
ISBN(印刷物)9783319702315
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 1 1 2017
イベント19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017 - Bangkok, タイ
継続期間: 11 13 201711 15 2017

出版物シリーズ

名前Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
10647 LNCS
ISSN(印刷物)0302-9743
ISSN(電子版)1611-3349

その他

その他19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017
タイ
Bangkok
期間11/13/1711/15/17

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Observational Study
Information retrieval systems
Questionnaire
Document Retrieval
Database Systems
Information Retrieval
Retrieval

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Computer Science(all)

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Hagiwara, Y., Ishita, E., Mizutani, E., Fukushima, K., Watanabe, Y., & Tomiura, Y. (2017). Identifying key elements of search results for document selection in the digital age: An observational study. : S. J. Cunningham, S. Choemprayong, & F. Crestani (版), Digital Libraries: Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives - 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Proceedings (pp. 237-242). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); 巻数 10647 LNCS). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70232-2_20

Identifying key elements of search results for document selection in the digital age : An observational study. / Hagiwara, Yasuko; Ishita, Emi; Mizutani, Emiko; Fukushima, Kana; Watanabe, Yukiko; Tomiura, Yoichi.

Digital Libraries: Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives - 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Proceedings. 版 / Sally Jo Cunningham; Songphan Choemprayong; Fabio Crestani. Springer Verlag, 2017. p. 237-242 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); 巻 10647 LNCS).

研究成果: 著書/レポートタイプへの貢献会議での発言

Hagiwara, Y, Ishita, E, Mizutani, E, Fukushima, K, Watanabe, Y & Tomiura, Y 2017, Identifying key elements of search results for document selection in the digital age: An observational study. : SJ Cunningham, S Choemprayong & F Crestani (版), Digital Libraries: Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives - 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 巻. 10647 LNCS, Springer Verlag, pp. 237-242, 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Bangkok, タイ, 11/13/17. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70232-2_20
Hagiwara Y, Ishita E, Mizutani E, Fukushima K, Watanabe Y, Tomiura Y. Identifying key elements of search results for document selection in the digital age: An observational study. : Cunningham SJ, Choemprayong S, Crestani F, 編集者, Digital Libraries: Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives - 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag. 2017. p. 237-242. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70232-2_20
Hagiwara, Yasuko ; Ishita, Emi ; Mizutani, Emiko ; Fukushima, Kana ; Watanabe, Yukiko ; Tomiura, Yoichi. / Identifying key elements of search results for document selection in the digital age : An observational study. Digital Libraries: Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives - 19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2017, Proceedings. 編集者 / Sally Jo Cunningham ; Songphan Choemprayong ; Fabio Crestani. Springer Verlag, 2017. pp. 237-242 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)).
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