ERIC Number: EJ611695
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Progress in Documentation: The Evaluation of WWW Search Engines.
Oppenheim, C.; Morris, A.; McKnight, C.; Lowley, S.
Journal of Documentation, v56 n2 p190-211 Mar 2000
Reviews the literature on Web search engines evaluation, with the aim of identifying some of the issues and problems in this rapidly changing field. Suggests that a standardized set of tools be developed for the evaluation of search engines so comparisons can be made between them more effectively and variations in performance of any given search engine over time can be tracked. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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