ERIC Number: ED078852
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Dec
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Experiments in Multi-Lingual Information Retrieval.
A comparison was made of the performance in an automatic information retrieval environment of user queries and document abstracts available in natural language form in both English and French. The results obtained indicate that the automatic indexing and retrieval techniques actually used appear equally effective in handling the query and document texts in both languages. (Author)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Automatic Indexing, Automation, English, French, Indexing, Information Retrieval, Information Science, Information Systems, Multilingualism
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Va. 22151 (PB-218 246; HC $3.00, MF $1.45)
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Authoring Institution: Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY. Dept. of Computer Science.
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