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ERIC Number: EJ597561
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-7870
Web Search Engines for Children: A Comparative Study and Performance Evaluation of "Yahooligans!,""Ask Jeeves for Kids," and "Super Snooper."
Bilal, Dania
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v36 p70-83 1999
Compares the search features and retrieval performance of three search engines for children: "Yahooligans!,""Ask Jeeves for Kids," and "Super Snooper" on identical searches. Retrieval performance criteria of the three engines included: retrieval output, relevance, overlap in results, and redundancy. Results shed light on the strengths and weaknesses of each engine and appropriateness to specific types of queries. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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