Covers theories and models in information retrieval (IR) and reviews user-centered and system-centered approaches. Issues involved in the design, development and evaluation of IR systems are examined including: methods and tools for document analysis, retrieval techniques, search engines, interfaces, usability, evaluation. Prerequisites: No programming required \o/.
Jeff Huang, lazyjeff at uw dot edu
Shawn Walker, stw3 at uw dot edu
Thursday, 4:30 – 7:20
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