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ERIC Number: EJ582198
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0306-4573
Intelligent Information Retrieval: Diagnosing Information Need. Part II. Uncertainty Expansion in a Prototype of a Diagnostic IR Tool.
Cole, Charles; Cantero, Pablo; Sauve, Diane
Information Processing & Management, v34 n6 p721-37 Nov 1998
Outlines a prototype of an intelligent information-retrieval tool to facilitate information access for an undergraduate seeking information for a term paper. Topics include diagnosing the information need, Kuhlthau's information-search-process model, Shannon's mathematical theory of communication, and principles of uncertainty expansion and reduction from differential diagnosis theory. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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