MacFarlane, A., Robertson, S. E. & McCann, J. A. (1999). PLIERS at VLC2. Paper presented at the Seventh Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2007), 09-11-1999, Gaithersburg, USA.

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This paper describes experiments done on the VLC2 collection at TREC-7. Methods used for indexing text is described together with the results: this includes the official collections BASE1, plus some larger unofficial collections named BASE2 and BASE4. Search times on these collections are described and discussed with a particular emphasis on scaleup: for both weighted term search and passage retrieval. The various configurations for experiments are described.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science
Divisions: School of Informatics > Centre for Human Computer Interaction Design
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