ERIC Number: EJ582235
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Olsen, Kai A.; Sochats, Kenneth M.; Williams, James G.
International Information & Library Review, v30 n2 p105-22 Jun 1998
Classifies information-retrieval applications into three groups depending on the correspondence between a user's request and the queries posed to the document base. Argues that the mapping of requests, on a semantic level, to formalized queries, on a lexical level, determines the range of retrieval effectiveness. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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