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UB Graduate Academic Schedule: Fall 2022


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LIS 566LEC - Information Search
Lecture
Information Search OA1 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   10238   Enrollment Capacity:   35
Section:   OA1   Enrollment Total:   35
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   0
Dates:   08/29/2022 - 12/09/2022   Status:   CLOSED
Days, Time:   TBA , TBA
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
Comments
Emphasis is twofold: the conceptual understanding of basic information retrieval system structures and the practical aspects associated with searching of a variety of digital information resources. Topics covered include IR system structure, user modeling, resource selection, search strategies and tactics, evaluation, ethics in searching, and the role of information professionals in the online world. Students also develop practical search skills through exercises using a variety of tools including commercial databases as well as the Web.
  Course Description
Emphasis is twofold: the conceptual understanding of basic information retrieval system structures and the practical aspects associated with searching of a variety of digital information resources. Topics covered include IR system structure, user modeling, resource selection, search strategies and tactics, evaluation, ethics in searching, and the role of information professionals in the online world. Students also develop practical search skills through exercises using a variety of tools including commercial databases, as well as the Web.
  Instructor(s)
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  On-line Resources
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