ERIC Number: EJ444849
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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A Gray Code Based Ordering for Documents on Shelves: Classification for Browsing and Retrieval.
Losee, Robert M., Jr.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v43 n4 p312-22 May 1992
Proposes an automated document classification system based on the Gray code, information-theoretic considerations, and requirements of classification systems including objectivity, inclusion, linearity, and increasing distance-dissimilarity. A measure to evaluate system performance is developed, and the proposed system is compared with the Library of Congress Classification system. (28 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
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