Professor Elaine Toms

Management School

Professor of Information Innovation & Management

e.toms@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 3441

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Professor Elaine Toms
Management School
Room C100
Sheffield University Management School
Conduit Road
Sheffield
S10 1FL
Publications

Journal articles

Chapters

  • Toms E & Toms EG (2019) Information activities and tasks In Bystrom K, Heinstrom J & Ruthven I (Ed.), Information at Work Facet Publishing View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Gäde M, Hall M, Huurdeman H, Kamps J, Koolen M, Skov M, Toms E & Walsh D (2015) Supporting Complex Search Tasks, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (pp. 841-844). Springer International Publishing RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kanoulas E, Lupu M, Clough P, Sanderson M, Hall M, Hanbury A & Toms E (2014) Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics): Preface In Kanoulas E, Lupu M, Clough P, Sanderson M, Hall M, Hanbury A & Toms E (Ed.), Information Access Evaluation. Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction 5th International Conference of the CLEF Initiative, CLEF 2014, Sheffield, UK, September 15-18, 2014. Proceedings (pp. v-vi). Springer International Publishing RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG (2011) User-centered design of information systems, Understanding Information Retrieval Systems: Management, Types, and Standards (pp. 65-76). RIS download Bibtex download

Conference proceedings papers

  • Zhuang M, Toms EG & Demartini G (2018) Can User Behaviour Sequences Reflect Perceived Novelty?. Proceedings of the 27th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management RIS download Bibtex download
  • Zhuang M, Demartini G & Toms EG (2017) Understanding Engagement through Search Behaviour. Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Conference on Information and Knowledge Management RIS download Bibtex download
  • Gäde M, Hall M, Huurdeman H, Kamps J, Koolen M, Skov M, Toms E & Walsh D (2016) Overview of the SBS 2016 Interactive Track. CEUR Workshop Proceedings (pp 1024-1038), 5 September 2016 - 8 September 2016. RIS download Bibtex download
  • McCay-Peet L, Toms EG & Quan-Haase A (2016) SEADE Workshop Proposal - The Serendipity Factor. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM on Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval - CHIIR '16, 13 March 2016 - 17 March 2016. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Zhuang M, Toms EG & Demartini G (2016) The Relationship Between User Perception and User Behaviour in Interactive Information Retrieval Evaluation (pp 293-305) View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Zhuang M, Toms EG & Demartini G (2016) Search behaviour before and after search success. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1647 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Gäde M, Hall M, Huurdeman H, Kamps J, Koolen M, Skov M, Toms E & Walsh D (2015) Overview of the SBS 2015 interactive track. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1391 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG (2015) Complex tools for complex tasks. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1338 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Koolen M, Bogers T, Gäde M, Hall M, Huurdeman H, Kamps J, Skov M, Toms E & Walsh D (2015) Overview of the CLEF 2015 Social Book Search Lab (pp 545-564) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Gäde M, Hall M, Huurdeman H, Kamps J, Koolen M, Skov M, Toms E & Walsh D (2015) Supporting complex search tasks ECIR 2015 workshop. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), Vol. 9022 (pp 841-844) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Russell-Rose T, Clough P & Toms EG (2014) Categorising search sessions. Proceedings of the 5th Information Interaction in Context Symposium on - IIiX '14, 26 August 2014 - 30 August 2014. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Hall M, Villa R, Rutter SA, Bell D, Clough P & Toms E (2013) Shefleld submission to the CHiC interactive task: Exploring digital cultural heritage. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1179 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG & Hall MM (2013) The CHiC interactive task (CHiCi) at CLEF2013. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1179 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Hall MM, Katsaris S & Toms E (2013) A pluggable work-bench for creating interactive IR interfaces. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1033 (pp 35-38) RIS download Bibtex download
  • (2010) HT'10, Proceedings of the 21st ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 13-16, 2010. HT RIS download Bibtex download
  • O'Brien HL & Toms EG (2010) Is there a universal instrument for measuring Interactive Information Retrieval? The case of the User Engagement Scale. IIiX 2010 - Proceedings of the 2010 Information Interaction in Context Symposium (pp 335-338) View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Hupfer M, Detlor B, Toms E & Trifts V (2009) Online information seeking: Understanding individual differences and search contexts. 15th Americas Conference on Information Systems 2009, AMCIS 2009, Vol. 8 (pp 5568-5576) RIS download Bibtex download
  • (2007) ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, JCDL 2007, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 18-23, 2007, Proceedings. JCDL RIS download Bibtex download
  • Gonzalo J, Clough P & Vallin A (2006) Overview of the CLEF 2005 Interactive Track (pp 251-262) View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Dufour C, Toms EG, Lewis J & Baecker R (2005) User strategies for handling information tasks in webcasts.. CHI Extended Abstracts (pp 1343-1346) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Freund L, Toms EG & Clarke CLA (2005) Modeling task-genre relationships for IR in the workplace. SIGIR 2005 - Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (pp 441-448) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG, O'Brien HL, Kopak RW & Freund L (2005) Searching for Relevance in the Relevance of Search.. 5th International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Sciences, Vol. 3507 (pp 59-78) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG, Dufour C & Hesemeier S (2004) Measuring the user's experience with digital libraries.. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (pp 51-52) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG, Freund L, Kopak RW & Bartlett JC (2003) The Effect of Task Domain on Search.. Proceedings of the 2003 conference of the Centre for Advanced Studies on Collaborative Research (pp 303-312) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Bartlett JC & Toms EG (2003) Discovering and structuring information flow among bioinformatics resources.. Proceedings of the 26th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (pp 411-412). Toronto, Canada, 28 July 2003 - 1 August 2003. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG, Freund L & Li C (2002) Augmenting and Limiting Search Queries.. TREC, Vol. 500-251 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Keast G, Toms EG & Cherry J (2001) Measuring the reputation of web sites: A preliminary exploration. Proceedings of First ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (pp 77-78) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG & Bartlett JC (2001) An approach to search for the digital library. Proceedings of First ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (pp 341-342) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Keast G, Toms EG & Cherry JM (2001) Measuring the reputation of web sites: a preliminary exploration.. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (pp 77-78) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG, Kopak RW, Bartlett JC & Freund L (2001) Selecting Versus Describing: A Preliminary Analysis of the Efficacy of Categories in Exploring the Web.. TREC, Vol. 500-250 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG & Bartlett JC (2001) An approach to search for the digital library.. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (pp 341-342) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG (2000) Serendipitous Information Retrieval.. DELOS, Vol. 01/W001 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG & Campbell DG (1999) Genre as Interface Metaphor: Exploiting Form and Function in Digital Environments.. Proceedings ndof the 32 Annual Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG (1999) What motivates the browser?. Exploring the Contexts of Information Behaviour (pp 191-208) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG (1996) Exploring the Information Landscape.. CHI Conference Companion (pp 63-64) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Freund L & Toms EG () Understanding the brevity of Web queries. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 40(1) (pp 517-518) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG & Freund L () Priming the query specification process. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 40(1) (pp 381-388) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Toms EG, Freund L, Bartlett JC & Kopak R () The role of context in search: Examining the effect of subject domain on the search interface. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 40(1) (pp 543-544) RIS download Bibtex download
Research group

Operations Management and Decision Sciences (OMDS)

  • Information Management and Decision Sciences