# README

This repository holds code for Living Labs for IR Evaluation (LL4IR).

In particular, this repository contains:

• the LL4IR API
• example clients for this API
• a dashboard
• all documentation.

For more information, consult:

## Citation

If you use this code, please refer to this paper:

@inproceedings{Balog2014Head,
title = {Head First: Living Labs for Ad-hoc Search Evaluation},
author = {K. Balog, L. Kelly, A. Schuth},
url = {http://www.anneschuth.nl/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/cikm2014-lleval.pdf},
year = {2014},
booktitle = {CIKM'14},
}


## Contributors

The following people have contributed to this code:

• Anne Schuth
• Peter Dekker
• Krisztian Balog
• Harrie Oosterhuis
• David Bouček

If your name is missing, please let us know (or create a pull request).

## License

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with this program. If not, see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

## Acknowledgements

The development of this code is partially supported by the EU FP7 project LiMoSINe (http://www.limosine-project.eu) and by the ESF ELIAS Research Networking Programme.