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    • Image seeking in multilingual environments: a study of the user experience 

      Βασιλακάκη, Ευγενία; Johnson, Frances; Hartley, R.J.; Vasilakaki, Evgenia (2012)
      There has been considerable activity in the development and testing of multilingual information retrieval systems, but little exploration of how users behave when using such systems. This paper provides a detailed understanding ...
    • A study of Users’ Image Seeking Behaviour in Flickling 

      Βασιλακάκη, Ευγενία; Johnson, Frances; Hartley, R.J.; Randall, David; Vasilakaki, Evgenia (2008)
      This study aims to explore users' image seeking behaviour when searching for a known, non-annotated image in Flickling provided by iCLEF2008 track. The task assigned to users was to search for the three first images given ...
    • The use of grounded theory in identifying the user experience during search 

      Βασιλακάκη, Ευγενία; Johnson, Frances; Vasilakaki, Evgenia (2015)
      Grounded theory offers a useful method for gaining an understanding of the context of the user experience when searching on an experimental multilingual image retrieval system. Observational, cognitive and affective data ...
    • Users' Perceptions of Searching in FlickLing 

      Βασιλακάκη, Ευγενία; Johnson, Frances; Hartley, R.J.; Randall, David; Vasilakaki, Evgenia (2009)
      This study aims to explore users' image seeking behaviour when searching for known, non-annotated images across languages in FlickLing. In particular, the investigation reported in this paper aims to demonstrate the ...
    • Users’ Image Seeking Behaviour in Multilingual Environments: experience in combining qualitative and quantitative data 

      Βασιλακάκη, Ευγενία; Hartley, R.J.; Johnson, Frances; Randall, Dave; Vasilakaki, Evgenia (2009)
      The volume of information available on the Web in various languages and the growing number of the non-English native speaking users generate a need for developing and providing Cross Language Information Retrieval (CLIR) ...