ERIC Number: EJ528086
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Handling Spelling Errors in Online Catalog Searches.
Drabenstott, Karen M., Weller, Marjorie S.
Library Resources & Technical Services, v40 n2 p113-32 Apr 1996
Analyzes data from two empirical studies of spelling errors made in online catalog searches. One study used transaction logs to categorize errors, while another gauged student responses to an experimental catalog that detected errors. Recommendations for improving online catalogs to assist users in spelling are discussed. Contains 10 tables and 3 figures. (PEN)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A