ERIC Number: EJ645704
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Publication Date: 2002
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Some Thoughts on the Reported Results of TREC.
Blair, David C.
Information Processing & Management, v38 n3 p445-51 May 2002
The periodic TRECs (Text Retrieval Conferences) have reported the results of a variety of recall studies in large-scale document retrieval. While the efforts of TREC are noteworthy and laudable, there are reasons why its results, especially the recall values that are central to its conclusions, should be accepted with some caution. (Contains 17 references.) (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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