Presentations & Podcasts: Visual and Clustering Search Engines

Visual and Clustering Search Engines

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Date/Time: July 23, 2008
Title:Visual and Clustering Search Engines
Presenter:Patricia Anderson


Text of Slides:

  1. Visual & Clustering Search Engines as tools for concept generation, mind mapping, outlining & more PF Anderson, Emerging Technologies Librarian, Health Sciences, © 2008 Regents of the University of Michigan. All rights reserved.
  2. Visual & Clustering Search • Clustering search • Term and concept based • Useful for term and concept generation exercises • Useful to expand set of terms in MEDLINE and Web searches • Visual • Organizes results visually or graphically • Sometimes includes image search
  3. Why? • New topic: term and concept discovery • Concept or topic tracking: graphic representations to capture change over time • Visualization generation to create images describing concept or term • Can use in presentation slides
  4. Selected Search Engines
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