ERIC Number: EJ613370
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Quality-controlled Subject Gateways: Definitions, Typologies, Empirical Overview.
Online Information Review, v24 n1 p24-34 2000
"Quality-controlled subject gateways" are Internet services which apply quality measures to support systematic resource discovery. A main goal is to provide high quality subject access through indexing resources using controlled vocabularies and by offering a deep classification structure for advanced searching and browsing. Provides an empirical overview of existing subject gateways, their approaches and technologies, including typologies of subject gateways. (Author/AEF)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Cataloging, Classification, Gateway Systems, Information Dissemination, Information Management, Information Services, Information Sources, Internet, Online Searching, Online Systems, Quality Control
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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