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ERIC Number: EJ557172
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-7870
A Comparative Study of Web Search Service Performance.
Ding, Wei; Marchionini, Gary
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v33 p136-42 1996
Compares features and search performances of three popular Web-based search services: InfoSeek, Lycos, and OpenText. Five queries were used to conduct searches with these services. There was a low level of result overlap among the services; none of the services provide good output control for users. Includes recommendations for improvements in display, indexing, and updating. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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