|Title||Time-Based Exploratory Search in Scientific Literature|
|Publication Type||Conference Paper|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Homoceanu, S., S. Tönnies, P. Wille, and W. - T. Balke|
|Conference Name||Research and Advanced Technologies for Digital Libraries: 17th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL)|
|Conference Location||Valletta, Malta|
State-of-the-art faceted search graphical user interfaces for digital libraries provide a wide range of filters perfectly suitable for narrowing down results for well-defined user needs. However, they fail to deliver summarized overview information for users that need to familiarize themselves with a new scientific topic. In fact, exploratory search remains one of the major problems for scientific literature search in digital libraries. Exploiting a user study about how computer scientists actually approach new subject areas we developed ESSENCE, a system for empowering exploratory search in scientific literature.
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