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Informal information gathering techniques for active reading

Ken Hinckley, Xiaojun Bi, Michel Pahud, Bill Buxton
2012 Proceedings of the 2012 ACM annual conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '12  
through pages) with information gathering and informal organization activities geared to active reading tasks.  ...  Our design affords active reading by limiting the transaction costs for secondary subtasks, while keeping users in the flow of the primary task of reading itself.  ...  Studies of knowledge workers' activity with paper documents [3] and notes [9] indicate need for unstructured ways to gather information.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2207676.2208327 dblp:conf/chi/HinckleyBPB12 fatcat:dpdte6zce5cpxpy7nesjwbiewu

Page 22 of The Science Teacher Vol. 7, Issue 1 [page]

1940 The Science Teacher  
There are certain techniques that students must develop in gathering and recording the data or information they obtain from the various activities.  ...  This might be done by applying the tentative conclusions to concrete situations, by reading, observ- ing, interviewing, or any of the other activities in gathering data.  ... 

Page 22 of The Science Teacher Vol. 7, Issue 1 [page]

1940 The Science Teacher  
There are certain techniques that students must develop in gathering and recording the data or information they obtain from the various activities.  ...  The student should be given opportunity to select, for the purpose of gaining information, those activities in which he is most interested and which he is cap- able of doing.  ... 

Personalized Reading: Developing User-Describing Profile for Slow Learner Children

Marzita Mansor, Wan Adilah Wan Adnan, Natrah Abdullah
2019 International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies  
These user profile and scenario construction then provide guidelines for the development of personalized interface design for slow learner reading application.  ...  The scope of this study is on personalization of reading for slow learner children. There were 13 slow learner children with reading difficulties from primary school participated in this study.  ...  Acknowledgement The authors would like to record our sincere thanks to the Universiti Teknologi MARA for the financial support.  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijim.v13i07.10775 fatcat:o5hiyd2v7zchpits3m37fyhit4

Active Information Gathering by Making Use of Existing Databases

TuanNam Tran, Masayuki Numao
2002 Transactions of the Japanese society for artificial intelligence  
With the development of computer techniques, active mining which is a combination of active information gathering, user-centered mining and active user reaction has played an important role in the success  ...  Active information gathering is the technique which aims at effectively searching relevant information and conducting preprocess required before the user-centered mining process.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors would like to express appreciation to the reviewers for their useful comments and valuable suggestions towards the improvement of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1527/tjsai.17.622 fatcat:klxqla55mzabzbosk2zhva2vii

Visual traffic sweeps (VTS): A research method for mapping user activities in the library space

Lisa M. Given, Heather Archibald
2015 Library & Information Science Research  
The visual traffic sweeps (VTS) approach combines traditional observational methods for assessing library space with geographic information system (GIS) visualization techniques.  ...  Overall, this approach provides evidence for space planning decisions that are grounded in users' real activities within the library space.  ...  Given and Leckie (2003) provide instructions for gathering data using their seating sweeps technique.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.lisr.2015.02.005 fatcat:xip4ffviaffc7c567vuy24g6vu

Unpacking cognitive skills engaged in web-search: how can log files, eye movements, and cued-retrospective reports help? An in-depth qualitative case study

Esther Argelagós, Saskia Brand Gruwel, Halszka M. Jarodzka, Manoli Pifarré
2018 International Journal of Innovation and Learning  
for integrating the information captured from the three techniques.  ...  Educational research informs that a better understanding of the cognitive skills involved in this activity is needed, but it is not clear which research techniques can be used for this purpose.  ...  fact-finding" and "defining / presenting information: gathering".  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijil.2018.094069 fatcat:x4msu4u525doxizopoz4dotvfm

Fine-Tuning Summer Research Programs to Promote Underrepresented Students' Persistence in the STEM Pathway

Medeva Ghee, Micere Keels, Deborah Collins, Cynthia Neal-Spence, Earnestine Baker, Pat Marsteller
2016 CBE - Life Sciences Education  
and methods for data gathering     Pr3_C1f Approaches to quantitative data analysis     Pr3_C1g Qualitative techniques and methods for data gathering     Pr3_C1h Approaches to qualitative  ...  and methods for data gathering     Pro3_C1f Approaches to quantitative data analysis     Pro3_C1g Qualitative techniques and methods for data gathering     Pro3_C1h Approaches to qualitative  ...  Social events or gatherings      Po5_A8m Other research-related activities (please specify): How likely is it that you will ask your primary research mentor for a letter of recommendation when you  ... 
doi:10.1187/cbe.16-01-0046 pmid:27496359 pmcid:PMC5008875 fatcat:yopo7w2t55dbdkgqkgfr6gtk7e

Collaborative Cellular-Based Location System [chapter]

David Navalho, Nuno Preguiça
2010 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
A large number of techniques for location estimation relying on the existing wireless radio infrastructures have been proposed in the last few years.  ...  In this paper, we propose the use of information sharing among nearby mobile phones for improving accuracy of cellular-based location.  ...  This operation gathers the surrounding wireless information, including from nearby devices if such option is active, and infers the current position using the active algorithms present in the Location  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-15291-7_49 fatcat:gyowr65js5bazgiqe2w7skxaxi

User Behaviour during Web Search as Part of Information Gathering

Anwar Alhenshiri, Carolyn Watters, Michael Shepherd
2011 2011 44th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences  
In this study, users' Web activities related to finding information, comparing information, managing information, and re-finding information, using different Web search and navigation tools, used for information  ...  The results indicate that current Web tools lack important functionalities for supporting how users find, re-find, and manage information during Web information gathering tasks.  ...  The study also indicates that these participants view more result hits for information gathering tasks than for their general Web search activities.  ... 
doi:10.1109/hicss.2011.470 dblp:conf/hicss/AlhenshiriWS11 fatcat:pvqcuilyqnfdnijfpj3mgagmqu

The quiet threat: Fighting industrial espionage in America

William A Stadler
2012 Security Journal  
Later, the text circles back on important concepts through an examination of information gathering tactics and techniques, which have been used throughout history, along with some of the processes that  ...  of gathering data, through either legal or illegal channels.  ...  through the gathering of information.  ... 
doi:10.1057/sj.2011.26 fatcat:olpvipfrlvglzjl6c2hq26ks4y

Page 604 of Journal of Counseling and Development (JCD) Vol. 39, Issue 7 [page]

1961 Journal of Counseling and Development (JCD)  
Em- phasis in this book is on the ways in which information can be gathered and how this information can be used in preparation for the counseling process.  ...  This is not a book on counseling techniques, nor on counseling theory, but one in which stress is placed on how the counselor can become an informed, active—but not directive—participant in the counseling  ... 

Instructional leadership enhanced creativity in smart classroom activities

Zahara Aziz, Suria Baba
2011 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Qualitative data from multiple techniques and concerns of validity through six segments is applied and reliability is also determined.  ...  The findings are, first through prewriting activities evolved the ability of students' discussions which promote critical and analytical thinking.  ...  Read or refer to newspaper and magazines for information (T&L4 , RR4 ) Students search for information on topics of Science and Technology products.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2011.03.332 fatcat:q2s64esrjzbg5d7irg7gmukh4e

USING JIGSAW TECHNIQUE IN IMPROVING STUDENTS' READING COMPREHENSION AT SMK HANDAYANI LUWUK

Desriani Nggolaon, Christina Maitimu
2021 BABASAL English Education Journal  
Therefore, it can be concluded that the application of Jigsaw technique is effective in improving students' reading comprehension.  ...  This study aims to see the effect of Jigsaw techniques in improving students' reading comprehension. The population in this research was students of X grade SMK Handayani Luwuk.  ...  For educators, in order to improve their teaching skills, especially improving students' reading comprehension, and as informative input for them in choosing the right techniques in teaching reading. 3  ... 
doi:10.32529/beej.v2i2.1563 fatcat:ijz7yanjyjgm5h5cn7hndickcy

Page 12 of The Reading Teacher Vol. 7, Issue 1 [page]

1953 The Reading Teacher  
leisure-time read- ing, and occasional released time for teachers to gather information about their children and conferring with parents.  ...  An integral part of such study would be the devising of means by which the information gathered could be recorded efficiently without undue burden on any teacher.  ... 
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