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ERIC Number: EJ444757
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0163-9269
Subject Indexing in the New "Ethnographic Bibliography of North America."
Martin, M. Marlene
Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian, v11 n1 p13-26 1991
Discusses problems encountered in creating a subject thesaurus for the "Ethnographic Bibliography of North America" that is adequate for both print and CD-ROM formats. Topics discussed include postcoordination versus precoordination of terms; precision and recall; natural language versus controlled vocabulary; free-text searching; and searching on electronic databases. (18 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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