ERIC Number: EJ591670
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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User Reactions as Access Mechanism: An Exploration Based on Captions for Images.
O'Connor, Brian C.; O'Connor, Mary K.; Abbas, June M.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v50 n8 p681-97 Jun 1999
Discusses problems associated with using words to describe images and describes and analyzes user generation of captions and verbal responses within a Web-based collection of 300 diverse images. Discusses issues of larger-scale analysis, implementation, and possible shifts in understanding of representation for retrieval. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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