ERIC Number: EJ621847
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
A Retrospective and Prospective View of Information Retrieval and Artificial Intelligence in the 21st Century.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v52 n1 p18-21 Jan 2001
Traces the development of information retrieval/services and suggests that the creation of large digital libraries seems inevitable. Examines possibilities for increasing electronic access and the role of artificial intelligence. Highlights include: searching full text; sending full texts; selective dissemination of information (SDI) profiling and clipping services; foreign language translation; the metaphor of an "information nirvana"; and information discovery and recovery. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Topic Issue: Still the Frontier: Information Science at the Millennium.