Dirk Lewandowski

Interim professor for computer science

Dirk Lewandowski is an interim professor for computer science at the University of Duisburg-Essen and a professor of information science at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany. He has published extensively about search engines. His latest book, Understanding Search Engines (https://www.amazon.com/-/de/dp/3031227883), will be published by Springer in March, 2023. Dirk's website is at www.searchstudies.org/dirk.

Articles by Dirk Lewandowski

Searching the web may seem simple for the average user: Just type in some keywords, and the search engine of your choice, often Google, will present you with the most relevant results. However, new search engines challenging that paradigm present interesting alternatives for information professionals.

Posted 7 March 2023