Academic 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 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.

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  • Author : Jose Luis Ortega
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 222 pages
  • ISBN : 1780634722
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Academic Search Engines

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

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Communication Research Methods

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

Advances in Information Retrieval

Advances in Information Retrieval
  • Author : Joemon M. Jose,Emine Yilmaz,João Magalhães,Pablo Castells,Nicola Ferro,Mário J. Silva,Flávio Martins
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 11 April 2020
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This two-volume set LNCS 12035 and 12036 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 42nd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2020, held in Lisbon, Portugal, in April 2020.* The 55 full papers presented together with 8 reproducibility papers, 46 short papers, 10 demonstration papers, 12 invited CLEF papers, 7 doctoral consortium papers, 4 workshop papers, and 3 tutorials were carefully reviewed and selected from 457 submissions. They were organized in topical sections named: Part I: deep learning I; entities; evaluation; recommendation; information extraction; deep learning II; retrieval; multimedia; deep learning III; queries; IR –

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

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.

The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries

The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries
  • Author : Carol Smallwood
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 26 February 2015
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Carol Smallwood's The Complete Guide to Using Google in Libraries, Volume 1: Instruction, Administration, and Staff Productivity explores how Google's suite of tools, from Google Docs (now Google Drive), Google Scholar, Hangout, Forms, and others made freely available to the Internet Community can be used by libraries to expand the role of digital operations in the management of library materials, to communicate with their patrons and collaborators, to exploit the resources on the Web, and many others. The book has 29 chapters

Multimedia Learning

Multimedia Learning
  • Author : Richard E. Mayer
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 19 January 2009
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Although verbal learning offers a powerful tool, Mayer explores ways of going beyond the purely verbal. Recent advances in graphics technology and information technology have prompted new efforts to understand the potential of multimedia learning as a means of promoting human understanding. In this second edition, Mayer includes double the number of experimental comparisons, 6 new principles - signalling, segmenting, pertaining, personalization, voice and image principles. The 12 principles of multimedia instructional design have been reorganized into three sections - reducing extraneous

Research Strategies: Finding Your Way Through the Information Fog

Research Strategies: Finding Your Way Through the Information Fog
  • Author : William Badke
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 02 March 2021
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Everyone does research. Some just do it better than others. In this chaotic world of information and misinformation, referred to as “information fog,” university students, in particular, need to learn how to conduct research effectively. Good research is about a quest to discover more, about a burning desire to solve society’s problems and make a better world. Ultimately, research is a way forward to a resolution of life’s greatest difficulties. In this seventh edition of Research Strategies: Finding

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,

Google Scholar and More

Google Scholar and More
  • Author : William Miller,Rita Pellen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 January 2014
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In only a few years, Google has become an authoritative provider of multiple products which have changed the digital information landscape. This book discusses how libraries can go beyond Google’s basic search and Scholar functions to expand services for their patrons. Respected authorities reveal the expanding variety of new Google applications developed in the past few years, many of which have not received wide attention and are as yet not often used in libraries. Applications explored include Google Co-op,

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

The Invisible Web

The Invisible Web
  • Author : Christopher Barnes Sherman,Freekbass (Musician),Chris Sherman,ris Sherman,Gary Price
  • Publisher : Information Today, Inc.
  • Release : 28 November 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.

Google Scholar and its Competitors

Google Scholar and its Competitors
  • Author : Ingrid Hsieh-Yee
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 December 2016
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Google Scholar and its Competitors introduces information seekers to web search tools that provide access to scholarly resources. It begins with a discussion of scholarly communication trends and their effects on access to scholarly resources in the digital environment. In this context the book examines Google Scholar and its competitors in terms of their databases, features, functionality, and strengths and weaknesses. Web search tools analyzed include major engines such as Google Scholar, Microsoft Live Academic, Yahoo Search, Ask, and specialized

The Use of Technology During Academic Acculturation

The Use of Technology During Academic Acculturation
  • Author : Ya-Li Wu
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 28 November 2021
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Additionally, their use of some technologies was problematic and which could hinder them from socializing into the Western academic culture and their discipline-specific communities. For instance, some of the participants solely utilized one search engine (Google Scholar) to look for academic articles for their research and for acquiring discipline-specific knowledge. Nevertheless, each academic search engine has its own advantages and disadvantages (e.g., only including academic articles from certain journals or not including scholarly works published latest). Employing multiple academic