Multimedia Web Searching on a Meta-Search Engine
Tjondronegoro, Dian W., Spink, Amanda H., & Jansen, Bernard (2007) Multimedia Web Searching on a Meta-Search Engine. In Spink, Amanda H., Turpin, Andrew, & Wu, Minfang (Eds.) Twelfth Australasian Document Computing Symposium, 10 December 2007, Melbourne Zoo, Australia.
This paper provides preliminary results from a major study of multimedia Web searching by Dogpile meta-search engine users, including queries and session characteristics, and changes or differences in image, video and audio searching. The results are compared with multimedia Web searching studies from 1997 to 2002. Image and sexual queries are dominant in multimedia Web searching. The paper provides important implications for the design of multimedia information retrieval systems.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Additional Information:||The contents of this conference can be freely accessed online via the conference’s web page (see hypertext link).|
|Keywords:||web search, multimedia, dogpile web log, meta search|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES (080700) > Information Retrieval and Web Search (080704)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Computer-Human Interaction (080602)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 RMIT University|
|Deposited On:||23 Jan 2008|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 13:35|
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