JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for WEBSITE-INFO-MGT Archives


WEBSITE-INFO-MGT Archives

WEBSITE-INFO-MGT Archives


WEBSITE-INFO-MGT@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

WEBSITE-INFO-MGT Home

WEBSITE-INFO-MGT Home

WEBSITE-INFO-MGT  July 2018

WEBSITE-INFO-MGT July 2018

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

Search usability: filters and facets - UKeiG CPD course - Tuesday 18th September, 2018

From:

"[log in to unmask]" <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

[log in to unmask]

Date:

Wed, 25 Jul 2018 11:43:26 +0100

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (34 lines)

The UK electronic information Group (UKeiG) is pleased to announce a one-day course on "Search usability: filters and facets" at CILIP's headquarters in the heart of London on Tuesday 18th September, 2018 9.30 am - 4.30 pm.

https://tinyurl.com/ycyp5g2m

This course will provide an introduction to the design of search user experiences with a focus on the fundamental principles of faceted search and navigation.

Who should attend?
Intranet/web managers, information architects, search specialists, developers and managers of search projects, or anyone who either has implemented or is planning to implement a search application and wants to maximise the usability and effectiveness of their investment.

Programme
Faceted search offers tremendous potential for transforming the search experience. It provides a flexible framework that can satisfy a wide variety of user needs, from simple fact retrieval to complex exploratory search. It is now the dominant interaction paradigm for most library sites and is increasingly applied to a wide range of search applications. However, with this power comes a challenge: what kinds of categorisation schemes are effective and how should we use them to support search and navigation? How can we design search experiences that integrate effectively with other user journeys and tasks? Above all, how can we deliver search applications that address a diverse range of user needs and goals without compromising usability?

The course will include both presentations and group work to enable delegates to analyse, evaluate and improve the effectiveness of search applications within their own organisation. You will:

*Explore the fundamental concepts of Human-Centred Design for information search and discovery
*Learn how to differentiate between various types of search behaviour: known-item, exploratory, lookup, learning, investigation, etc.
*Understand the dimensions of search usability and how to apply them to different user contexts
*Study the basic principles of faceted classification and how to use them to deliver effective search and navigation experiences

Course leader
UKeiG's trainer Tony Russell-Rose is Founder of 2dSearch (https://www.2dsearch.com), a start-up applying artificial intelligence, natural language processing and data visualisation to create the next generation of professional search tools. He is also Director of UXLabs, a research and design consultancy specialising in complex search and information access applications. Previously, Tony was Manager of User Experience at Oracle and editor of the Endeca UI Design Pattern Library, an online resource dedicated to best practice in the design of search and discovery experiences. He holds a PhD in human-computer interaction, an MSc in cognitive psychology and a first degree in engineering, majoring in human factors. He is also Honorary Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Interactive Systems Research, City University, London.

For more information, and to book online, go to:
https://tinyurl.com/ycyp5g2m

******************************************************************************************
 UKeiG is a Special Interest Group of CILIP: the library and information association
 7 Ridgmount Street, London, WC1E 7AE. Registered Charity No. 313014
******************************************************************************************

########################################################################

To unsubscribe from the WEBSITE-INFO-MGT list, click the following link:
https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?SUBED1=WEBSITE-INFO-MGT&A=1

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998


JiscMail is a Jisc service.

View our service policies at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/ and Jisc's privacy policy at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/website/privacy-notice

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager