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A Faceted Classification as the Basis of a Faceted Terminology: Conversion of a Classified Structure to Thesaurus Format in the Bliss Bibliographic Classification, 2nd Edition

Citation: Vanda Broughton. A Faceted Classification as the Basis of a Faceted Terminology: Conversion of a Classified Structure to Thesaurus Format in the Bliss Bibliographic Classification, 2nd Edition. Axiomathes. 2008, 18(2): 193-210 This paper develops a faceted thesaurus based on … Continue reading

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Compound descriptors in context: a matching function for classifications and thesauri

Citation Tudhope, D., Binding, C., Blocks, D., & Cunliffe, D. (2002). Compound descriptors in context. Proceedings of the second ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries – JCDL ’02 (p. 84). New York, New York, USA: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/544220.544235. Summary … Continue reading

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Qualitative Evaluation of Thesaurus-Based Retrieval

Citation: Blocks, D., Binding, C., Cunliffe, D., & Tudhope, D. (2002). Qualitative Evaluation of Thesaurus-Based Retrieval. In Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Vol. 2458, pp. 75-107). Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. Goals of Research: … Continue reading

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NLP Support for Faceted Navigation in Scholarly Collections

Hearst, M, & Stoica, E. (2009). NLP Support for Faceted Navigation in Scholarly Collections. In Proceedings of the 2009 Workshop on Text and Citation Analysis for Scholarly Digital Libraries, ACL-IJCNLP 2009. 62-70. Digital libraries have begun using faceted navigation for … 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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