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LBSC 878 - Information Storage and Retrieval
Spring 2005 - Section 0101

This page contains instructional resources for the students in LBSC 878. Information will be updated as it becomes available.

Section Days Time (P.M.) Classroom
0101 Monday 1:00-3:45 HBK 2119
Course Description
A description of course goals, the approach, the instructional staff and their office hours, required and recommended materials, and grading procedures.
An overview of the material to be covered in each session and the readings and assignments. Links to some of the materials used in class each week are also included.
Required Reading List
Detailed information about the reading assignments for each week.
Supplemental Readings
Detailed information about additional readings on each weeks topics that students may find to be of interest. Students are expected to read at least two additional papers beyond those assigned this week. Those papers can be selected from this list or found in other ways.
Paper Critique
Criteria for in class paper critiques.
Survey Topics, Survey Guidelines
Topics selected for in depth survey and class presentation by individual students.
Research Papers
Original research conducted, written up, and presented by the students.
The students who are taking the course this semester.
Sample Final Exam Questions
Sample final examination questions
Seminar series on the Maryland campus and in the surrounding area that sometimes have speakers on topics related to this course.
Other Information Retrieval Courses
These course web pages have a wealth of useful information, and they offer alternative perspectives on the material that we will cover.
Some Useful Research Resources
Links to information retrieval resources on the Web that you might find useful.
Previous Semesters
Web pages from previous offerings of this course.

Last modified: Tue Jan 18 22:13:13 2005
Doug Oard oard@glue.umd.edu