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ERIC Number: EJ635549
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-3318-3324
MetaSpider: Meta-Searching and Categorization on the Web.
Chen, Hsinchun; Fan, Haiyan; Chau, Michael; Zeng, Daniel
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v52 n13 p1134-47 Nov 2001
Discusses the difficulty of locating relevant information on the Web and studies two approaches to addressing the low precision and poor presentation of search results: meta-search and document categorization. Introduces MetaSpider, a meta-search engine, and presents results of a user evaluation study that compared three search engines. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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