ERIC Number: EJ444776
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Cleanup and Deduplication of an International Bibliographic Database.
Toney, Stephen R.
Information Technology and Libraries, v11 n1 p19-28 Mar 1992
Describes a project that improved the quality of BCIN, the bibliographic database of the Conservation Information Network, by correcting data fields and removing duplicate records. The database is described, deduplication theory is discussed and relevant literature is reviewed, algorithm development and testing is described, and results of duplicate removals are briefly discussed. (11 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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