New Orleans, Louisiana
March 21 - 25, 2012



Search Strategies of Users with Low-Literacy Skills (20min)

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.

Date & Time

Sunday, 25 March 8:30am — 8:50am


Angela Colter


Empire I


Track 1 - Doing and Making

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