Accidental Information Discovery: Cultivating Serendipity in by Tammera M. Race,Stephann Makri

By Tammera M. Race,Stephann Makri

Accidental info Discovery: Cultivating Serendipity within the electronic Age presents readers with an attractive dialogue at the methods serendipity—defined because the unintended discovery of valued information—plays a big function in artistic problem-solving.

This insightful source brings jointly discussions on serendipity and data discovery, learn in desktop and knowledge technology, and engaging suggestions at the artistic strategy. 5 thorough chapters discover the importance of serendipity in creativity and innovation, the features of serendipity-friendly instruments and minds, and the way destiny discovery environments may possibly motivate serendipity.

  • Examines serendipity in a multidisciplinary context
  • Bridges conception and practice
  • Explores electronic details landscapes of the long run with essays from present researchers
  • Brings the concept that of unintentional discovery and its worth entrance and center

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