ERIC Number: EJ513860
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
The Role of Linguistic Phenomena in Retrieval Performance.
Gillaspie, Deborah L.
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v32 p90-96 1995
This progress report presents findings from a failure analysis of two full-text computer-assisted legal research systems, Lexis and Westlaw. Linguistic analyses of unretrieved documents and false drops are discussed, and examples of natural language phenomena that affect Boolean retrieval system performance are examined. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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