Category Archives: Displays

Ontology Visualization Methods—A Survey

Katifori, A., Halatsis, C., Lepouras, G., Vassilakis, C., and Giannopoulou, E. 2007. Ontology visualization methods—A survey. ACM Comput. Surv. 39, 4, Article 10 (October 2007), 43 pages DOI = 10.1145/1287620.1287621 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1287620.1287621 Objective: The article aims to present a variety of … Continue reading

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Developing Mobile Access to Digital Collections

Mitchell, C. & Suchy, D. (2012). Developing Mobile Access to Digital Collections. DLib. January/February, 2012. http://www.dlib.org/dlib/january12/mitchell/01mitchell.html Case studies/interviews with representatives from Duke University Libraries, Montana State University Libraries, North Carolina State University Libraries, Smithsonian Institution. Appropriate approach for development Identify … Continue reading

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Using Visualization for Exploring Relationships between Concepts in Ontologies

Isabel Cristina Siqueira da Silva, Carla Maria Dal Sasso Freitas(2011). Using Visualization for Exploring Relationships between Concepts in Ontologies. IV ’11 Proceedings of the 2011 15th International Conference on Information Visualisation,317-322. The most important achievement of this paper is 2.5D scheme applied to … Continue reading

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Collaborative design research: The visualization of medical concepts

Citation Zender, M., & Crutcher, K.A. (2007). Collaborative design research: The visualization of medical concepts. Proceedings of the International association of societies of design research (pp. 1-24). Hong Kong: http://www.sd.polyu.edu.hk/iasdr/proceeding/papers/Collaborative%20Design%20Research_%20The%20Visualization%20of%20Medical%20Concepts.pdf. Abstract The proliferation of data is threatening to swamp our … Continue reading

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Discovery Interfaces

Today we will discuss several next-generation library interfaces that support exploration and discovery.  Here are some examples: Stanford Digital Library ACM Digital Library Open History New York Times Here are some supporting projects we should investigate: Project Blacklight ActiveFedora Hydra … Continue reading

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Testing & Evaluating new search interfaces

Hutchinson, H.B., Druin, A., Bederson, B. (2007) Supporting elementary-age children’s searching and browsing: Design and evaluation using the International Children’s Digital Library. JASIST, 58(11), 1618-1630. General comments: This article discusses the methodology and results of a series of user studies … Continue reading

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Two classic papers

We have a very successful panel discussion on MCD at Getty December 9 and 10, 2010.  Two classic documents are highly recommended at the panel.  The articles provide two perspectives of user-centered design, both emphasize the importance of the interaction … Continue reading

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Additional References

Börner, K., Chen, C. and Boyack, K. W. (2003), Visualizing knowledge domains. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 37: 179–255. doi: 10.1002/aris.1440370106 Chen, C. (2010), Information visualization. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics. 2 (4): 387-403. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/wics.89 Chen, C., Paul, R.J.  (2001), … Continue reading

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Selected results of a comparative study of four ontology visualization methods for information retrieval tasks

Citation Katifori. A., Torou. E., Vassilakis. C., Lepouras, G., Halatsis, C.. Selected results of a comparative study of four ontology visualization methods for information retrieval tasks. Research Challenges in Information Science, 2008: 133 – 140 Summary This paper is a … Continue reading

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