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Associative and spatial relationships in thesaurus-based retrieval

Alani, H., Jones, C. and Tudhope, D. (2000). Associative and spatial relationships in thesaurus-based retrieval. In: Proc. 4th European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL), Lisbon, Portugal. pp. 45-58. Research Questions and Goals How to perform query expansion without getting search … Continue reading

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Query expansion via conceptual distance in thesaurus indexed collections

Tudhope D, Binding C, Blocks D, Cunliffe D (2006) Query expansion via conceptual distance in thesaurus indexed collections. Journal of Documentation 62(4), 509–533. This article looks at using thesauri as a possible mediating interface between collections indexed using controlled vocabulary … Continue reading

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Programmatic access to knowledge organisation systems

Binding, C. and Tudhope, D. (2004). KOS at your service: programmatic access to knowledge organisation systems. Journal of Digital Information, 4(4), available at: http://jodi.ecs.soton.ac.uk/Articles/v04/i04/ Binding/ Thesaurus based search systems often have low recall with fewer matching results.  FACET tries to … Continue reading

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