Visualization of Personalized Faceted Browsing

  • Michal Tvarožek
  • Mária Bieliková
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 272)


Current user needs and expectations increasingly shift focus away from simple information lookup towards more complex tasks collectively described as exploratory search. This requires the development of novel approaches and tools to search, navigation and processing of information, such as personalized faceted browsing. We describe a visualization approach for personalized faceted browsers suitable for exploratory search tasks in large information spaces, and apply it to the job offers, scientific publications and digital images domains.


personalized faceted browsing visualization adaptation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michal Tvarožek
    • 1
  • Mária Bieliková
    • 1
  1. 1.Slovak University of TechnologyInstitute of Informatics and Software Engineering, Faculty of Informatics and Information technologiesIlkovičova 3Slovakia

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