Issue No. 03 - March (2009 vol. 42)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2009.87
Ed H. Chi , Palo Alto Research Center
For reasons ranging from obligation to curiosity, users have a strong inclination to seek information from others during the search process. Search systems using statistical analytics over traces left behind by others can help support the search experience.
information-seeking support systems, social computing, human-computer interaction, Web 2.0
E. H. Chi, "Information Seeking Can Be Social," in Computer, vol. 42, no. , pp. 42-46, 2009.