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ER&L 2015

February 22–25, 2015

Austin, Texas

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Relevance Ranking – A Critical Aspect of “Discoverability”

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:30 AM–9:15 AM CST
Salon E
Conference Track

5. User Experience


discovery, search, relevance, ranking, user experience

Learning Objectives

Relevance ranking connects researchers to the information they are seeking. Relevance ranking is essential and integral to discovery, along with speed, ease of use and reliability. Discover the factors that impact relevance ranking algorithms and learn how relevance ranking is continuously improved to generate results that best match users' queries.


Raman Chandrasekar, ProQuest
Susan Price, ProQuest