ERIC Number: EJ433188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Nonmaterialized Relations and the Support of Information Retrieval Applications by Relational Database Systems.
Lynch, Clifford A.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v42 n6 p389-96 Jul 1991
Describes several aspects of the problem of supporting information retrieval system query requirements in the relational database management system (RDBMS) environment and proposes an extension to query processing called nonmaterialized relations. User interactions with information retrieval systems are discussed, and nonmaterialized relations are defined and explained. (nine references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Information Retrieval, Search Strategies, Users (Information)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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