ERIC Number: EJ424842
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Government Documents Reference Aid: An Expert System Development Project.
Harley, Bruce L.; Knobloch, Patricia J.
Government Publications Review, v18 n1 p15-33 Jan-Feb 1991
Describes a project at Stanford University Library that was initiated to enhance user access to government documents collections by developing a prototype natural language computer-based aid. The development of an expert system, Government Documents Reference Aid (GDRA), is explained, and the application of expert systems in libraries is discussed. (23 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Appropriate Technology, College Libraries, Comparative Analysis, Computer System Design, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, Expert Systems, Federal Government, Government Publications, Higher Education, Library Automation, Library Collections, Questionnaires, Reference Services, Use Studies, User Needs (Information)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative; Tests/Questionnaires
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