Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Pattern Recognition

    1. Understanding Search

    2. The Discovery of Color

    3. Elephant in the Room

    4. A Mapmaker's Manifesto

    5. Apophenia Redux

  2. Chapter 2 The Anatomy of Search

    1. Users

    2. Interface

    3. Engine

    4. Content

    5. Creators

    6. Context

  3. Chapter 3 Behavior

    1. Patterns of Behavior

    2. Elements of Interaction

    3. Principles of Design

  4. Chapter 4 Design Patterns

    1. Autocomplete

    2. Best First

    3. Federated Search

    4. Faceted Navigation

    5. Advanced Search

    6. Personalization

    7. Pagination

    8. Structured Results

    9. Actionable Results

    10. Unified Discovery

    11. The End of the Beginning

  5. Chapter 5 Engines of Discovery

    1. Category

    2. Topic

    3. Format

    4. Audience

    5. Platform

    6. Mode

  6. Chapter 6 Tangible Futures

    1. Methods and Deliverables

    2. Search Scenarios

    3. Experience Discovery

  1. Appendix Recommended Reading

  2. Colophon