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Academic Search Engines

Academic Search Engines
  • Author : Jose Luis Ortega
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 October 2014
  • ISBN : 1780634722
  • Pages : 222 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Academic Search Engines: intends to run through the current panorama of the academic search engines through a quantitative approach that analyses the reliability and consistence of these services. The objective is to describe the main characteristics of these engines, to highlight their advantages and drawbacks, and to discuss the implications of these new products in the future of scientific communication and their impact on the research measurement and evaluation. In short, Academic Search Engines presents a summary view of the new challenges that the Web set to the scientific activity through the most novel and innovative searching services available on the Web. This is the first approach to analyze search engines exclusively addressed to the research community in an integrative handbook. The novelty, expectation and usefulness of many of these services justify their analysis. This book is not merely a description of the web functionalities of these services; it is a scientific review of the most outstanding characteristics of each platform, discussing their significance to the scholarly communication and research evaluation. This book introduces an original methodology based on a quantitative analysis of the covered data through the extensive use of crawlers and harvesters which allow going in depth into how these engines are working. Beside of this, a detailed descriptive review of their functionalities and a critical discussion about their use for scientific community is displayed.


Academic Search Engines

Academic Search Engines
  • Author : Jose Luis Ortega
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 October 2014
GET THIS BOOKAcademic Search Engines

Academic Search Engines: intends to run through the current panorama of the academic search engines through a quantitative approach that analyses the reliability and consistence of these services. The objective is to describe the main characteristics of these engines, to highlight their advantages and drawbacks, and to discuss the implications of these new products in the future of scientific communication and their impact on the research measurement and evaluation. In short, Academic Search Engines presents a summary view of the


Academic Search Engines

Academic Search Engines
  • Author : Jose Luis Ortega
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 15 August 2014
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The most innovative searching services on the Web can sometimes prove challenging to use when conducting academic research and scientific activity. Academic Search Engines explores the current panorama of academic search engines through a quantitative approach that analyses the reliability and consistence of these services. The objective is to describe the main characteristics of these engines, to highlight their advantages and drawbacks, and to discuss the implications of these new products in the future of scientific communication and their impact


Web Search Engine Research

Web Search Engine Research
  • Author : Dirk Lewandowski
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 19 April 2012
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Provides an understanding of Web search engines from the unique perspective of Library and Information Science. This book explores a range of topics including retrieval effectiveness, user satisfaction, the evaluation of search interfaces, the impact of search on society, and the influence of search engine optimization (SEO) on results quality.



Search User Interfaces

Search User Interfaces
  • Author : Marti A. Hearst
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 21 September 2009
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The truly world-wide reach of the Web has brought with it a new realisation of the enormous importance of usability and user interface design. In the last ten years, much has become understood about what works in search interfaces from a usability perspective, and what does not. Researchers and practitioners have developed a wide range of innovative interface ideas, but only the most broadly acceptable make their way into major web search engines. This book summarizes these developments, presenting the


Algorithms and Applications for Academic Search, Recommendation and Quantitative Association Rule Mining

Algorithms and Applications for Academic Search, Recommendation and Quantitative Association Rule Mining
  • Author : Emmanouil Amolochitis
  • Publisher : River Publishers
  • Release : 20 February 2018
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Algorithms and Applications for Academic Search, Recommendation and Quantitative Association Rule Mining presents novel algorithms for academic search, recommendation and association rule mining that have been developed and optimized for different commercial as well as academic purpose systems. Along with the design and implementation of algorithms, a major part of the work presented in the book involves the development of new systems both for commercial as well as for academic use. In the first part of the book the author


Search Engine Optimization

Search Engine Optimization
  • Author : Andreas Veglis,Dimitrios Giomelakis
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 24 February 2021
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This Special Issue book focuses on the theory and practice of search engine optimization (SEO). It is intended for anyone who publishes content online and it includes five peer-reviewed papers from various researchers. More specifically, the book includes theoretical and case study contributions which review and synthesize important aspects, including, but not limited to, the following themes: theory of SEO, different types of SEO, SEO criteria evaluation, search engine algorithms, social media and SEO, and SEO applications in various industries,



The Essential Guide to Using the Web for Research

The Essential Guide to Using the Web for Research
  • Author : Nigel Ford
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 14 October 2011
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This book will be vital reading for anyone doing research, since using the web to find high quality information is a key research skill. It introduces beginners and experts alike to the most effective techniques for searching the web, assessing and organising information and using it in a range of scenarios from undergraduate essays and projects to PhD research. Nigel Ford shows how using the web poses opportunities and challenges that impact on student research at every level, and he


Search Engine Optimization

Search Engine Optimization
  • Author : Jennifer Grappone,Gradiva Couzin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 02 June 2008
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Back and bracing as ever, Search Engine Optimization: An Hour a Day, Second Edition offers brisk advice, bite-sized tasks, and smart tools to help you increase visibility for your website on the major search engines. In this new edition of their bestselling how-to guide, SEO consultants Jennifer Grappone and Gradiva Couzin offer surprisingly easy do-it-yourself techniques as well as the very latest SEO strategies for small, very small, and large businesses, as well as for bloggers and web designers.


Invisible Search and Online Search Engines

Invisible Search and Online Search Engines
  • Author : Jutta Haider,Olof Sundin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 March 2019
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Invisible Search and Online Search Engines considers the use of search engines in contemporary everyday life and the challenges this poses for media and information literacy. Looking for mediated information is mostly done online and arbitrated by the various tools and devices that people carry with them on a daily basis. Because of this, search engines have a significant impact on the structure of our lives, and personal and public memories. Haider and Sundin consider what this means for society,


The SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods
  • Author : Mike Allen
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 11 April 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods

Communication research is evolving and changing in a world of online journals, open-access, and new ways of obtaining data and conducting experiments via the Internet. Although there are generic encyclopedias describing basic social science research methodologies in general, until now there has been no comprehensive A-to-Z reference work exploring methods specific to communication and media studies. Our entries, authored by key figures in the field, focus on special considerations when applied specifically to communication research, accompanied by engaging examples from


Harnessing the Power of Google: What Every Researcher Should Know

Harnessing the Power of Google: What Every Researcher Should Know
  • Author : Christopher C. Brown
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 09 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKHarnessing the Power of Google: What Every Researcher Should Know

This informative and practical book teaches how to get better and faster results from Internet searches and methods for maximizing the potential of the world's most popular search engine. • Shows users how get to the specific information they need more quickly through the most effective use of Google Web, Google Scholar, and Google Books • Teaches power-searching techniques that are unknown to most Internet users • Includes sidebars that demonstrate specific applications of the "Three Googles" to academic research questions • Written by


Internet Research Skills

Internet Research Skills
  • Author : Niall Ó Dochartaigh
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 17 May 2012
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Internet Research Skills is a clear, concise guide to effective online research for social science and humanities students. The first half of the book deals with publications online, devoting separate chapters to academic articles, books, official publications and news sources, which form the core secondary sources for social science research. The second half of the book deals with the open web, a vast and confusing realm of materials, many of which have no direct print counterpart. The third edition has


The Invisible Web

The Invisible Web
  • Author : Christopher Barnes Sherman,Freekbass (Musician),Chris Sherman,Gary Price
  • Publisher : Information Today, Inc.
  • Release : 08 March 2021
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Discusses the use of online information resources and problems caused by dynamically generated Web pages, paying special attention to information mapping, assessing the validity of information, and the future of Web searching.