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Search Strategies of People with Low Literacy Skills

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March 25, 2012 4:30 AM

New Orleans

New Orleans

Having low literacy skills makes reading, understanding and using written information more difficult in any medium, but it presents a special set of challenges for finding information on the Web. This exploratory eye tracking study looked at how adults with low literacy skills use search. Watch video clips of participants' information-seeking strategies and learn what we, as web professionals, can do to address their needs.

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