ASIS&T 2013 Annual Meeting 
Montral, Qubec, Canada | November 1-5, 2013

 
Enabling Systems for Inquiry-Based Learning

Jamshid Beheshti, McGill University
Charles Cole, McGill University
Carol Kuhlthau, Rutgers University
Dania Bilal, University of Tennessee

Monday, 3:30pm


Summary

Panelists in this session will discuss and elaborate on the need for built-in intervention agents in new information systems designed for students who are engaged in inquiry-based learning (IBL). The possibility of creating intelligent systems that can include intervention agents to reduce uncertainty during the information-seeking process and to assist students through their IBL projects will be discussed.