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Workshop in Laos

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  1. 1. <ul><li>Fourth Follow Up Workshop on GMSEENet KMTk 24th-25th July 2008 National University of Laos, Dongdok Campus, Vientiane, Laos PDR </li></ul><ul><li>By </li></ul><ul><li>Borort, Sort Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand </li></ul><ul><li>Email: </li></ul>K-Search Knowledge Search Tool
  2. 2. Outline <ul><li>Introduction to K-Search </li></ul><ul><li>Why Use K-Search? </li></ul><ul><li>K-Search Concept for GMSEENet </li></ul><ul><li>Getting Started with K-Search </li></ul><ul><li>Hands-on </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction to K-Search <ul><li>K-Search </li></ul><ul><li>Web-based searching system </li></ul><ul><li>Federated search engine across all partner sites in the GMS’s network </li></ul><ul><li>Faceted Search/Navigation feature </li></ul>
  4. 4. Why Use K-Search? <ul><li>Searching is difficult </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Many sources: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>CMS, Blog, Wiki, Digital Library.. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Results are unorganized </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Constantly increasing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>KSearch Provides: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A single searching place for all </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Time Saving </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>More relevant information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Not only searching for information but discovering for Knowledge </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. K-Search Concept for GMSEENet GMSEENet Partner’s Site (CMS, Blog, DL..) GMSEENet’s Portal (CMS, Blog, Wiki..) Community Platform K-Search
  6. 6. Let’s Get Started with K-Search
  7. 7. Getting Started
  8. 8. Getting Started (Con’t)
  9. 9. Getting Started (Con’t)
  10. 10. Getting Started (Con’t)
  11. 11. Getting Started (Con’t)
  12. 12. Hands-on <ul><li>Suppose we have some information related to “AIT”, and now we want to search by using “AIT” as a keyword. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Open K-Search home page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Type “AIT” in the search box or Select “AIT” from the Start Exploring with.. box </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The results are shown in the search result area </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A set of facets for filtering the result set are shown above. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select one or multiple facet values </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Matching facets and results are immediately updated </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sort the result by Date and by Relevance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select the magnifying icon to preview the page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select Reset Facet to show all facets matching the original query </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select Show All Results to show all results in the database </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select New Search to begin a new search </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can also search with multiple keywords (String) and observe the result </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Thank you for your attention </li></ul><ul><li>Borort, Sort Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand </li></ul><ul><li>Email: </li></ul>