ERIC Number: EJ375248
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Practical Enhanced Boolean Retrieval: Experiences with the SMART and SIRE Systems.
Fox, Edward A.; Koll, Matthew B.
Information Processing and Management, v24 n3 p257-67 1988
Provides an overview of methods for improving the effectiveness of Boolean retrieval systems, including document clustering, relevance feedback, weighted term searching, ranked output, and fuzzy set theory. The discussion of experimental studies with the SMART and SIRE systems focuses on the implementation and results of these methods. (69 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A