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Title: Dynamic Hypertext Generation for Reusing Open Corpus Content
Author: LAWLESS, SEAMUS
STEICHEN, BEN
WADE, VINCENT PATRICK
Sponsor: Science Foundation Ireland
Author's Homepage: http://people.tcd.ie/steichb
http://people.tcd.ie/selawles
http://people.tcd.ie/vwade
Keywords: Hypertext
Adaptive Hypermedia
Open Corpus Content
Issue Date: 2009
Publisher: ACM
Citation: Ben Steichen, Séamus Lawless and Vincent Wade ‘Dynamic Hypertext Generation for Reusing Open Corpus Content’ in 20th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia, Torino, Italy, 29th June - 1st July, 2009
Abstract: Adaptive hypermedia systems traditionally focus on providing personalised learning services for formal or informal learners. The learning material is typically sourced from a proprietary set of closed corpus content. A fundamental problem with this type of architecture is the need for handcrafted learning objects, enriched with considerable amounts of metadata. The challenge of generating adaptive and personalised hypertext presentations from open source content promises a dramatic improvement of the choice of information shown to the learner. This paper proposes an architecture of such a dynamic hypertext generation system and its use in an authentic learning environment. The system is evaluated in terms of educational benefit, as well as the satisfaction of the users testing the system. Concluding from this evaluation, the paper will explore the future work necessary to further enhance the system performance and learning experience.
Description: ACCEPTED
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2262/28827
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