ERIC Number: EJ676557
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Overlap in Bibliographic Databases.
Hood, William W.; Wilson, Concepcion S.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v54 n12 p1091-1103 Oct 2003
Examines the topic of Fuzzy Set Theory to determine the overlap of coverage in bibliographic databases. Highlights include examples of comparisons of database coverage; frequency distribution of the degree of overlap; records with maximum overlap; records unique to one database; intra-database duplicates; and overlap in the top ten databases. (Contains 52 references.) (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Bibliographic Databases, Comparative Analysis, Literature Reviews, Statistical Distributions, Tables (Data)
Available electronically: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/jhome/76501873/.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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