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Science of Digital Libraries(SciDL)
(Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2003), TR-03-13
Our purpose is to ensure that people and institutions better manage information through digital libraries (DLs). Thus we address a fundamental human and social need, which is particularly urgent in the modern Information ...
CITIDEL Collection Building
(Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2003), TR-03-14
The aim of this study is to facilitate the goals of the Computing and Information Technology Interactive Digital Educational Library (CITIDEL) by increasing the number of collections available to it. This study will help ...
Intelligent Fusion of Structural and Citation-Based Evidence for Text Classification
(Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2004), TR-04-16
This paper investigates how citation-based information and structural content (e.g., title, abstract) can be combined to improve classification of text documents into predefined categories. We evaluate different measures ...
Open Peer to Peer Technologies
(Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2002-09-01), TR-02-19
Peer-to-peer applications allow us to separate out the concepts of authoring information and publishing that same information. It allows for decentralized application design, something that is both an opportunity and a ...
Automated Arabic Text Classification with P-Stemmer, Machine Learning, and a Tailored News Article Taxonomy
(Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2015-01-22), TR-15-01
Arabic news articles in electronic collections are difficult to work with. Browsing by category is rarely supported. While helpful machine learning methods have been applied successfully to similar situations for English ...
This module addresses the basic concepts of the Lemur platform that is specifically designed to facilitate research in Language Modeling and information retrieval.
High Performance Interoperable Digital Libraries in the Open Archives Initiative
The scope of this project is high performance mechanisms for interoperable distributed digital repositories. We apply Open Archives Initiative ideas and concepts to the storage and retrieval of electronic theses and ...
Extending Retrieval with Stepping Stones and Pathways
This project researches an alternative interpretation of user queries and presentation of the results. Instead of returning a ranked list of documents, the result of a query is a connected network of chains of evidence. ...
Building the CODER Lexicon: The Collins English Dictionary and its Adverb Definitions
The CODER (COmposite Document Expert/extended/effective Retrieval) project is an investigation of the applicability of artificial intelligence techniques to the information retrieval task of analyzing, storing, and retrieving ...
Use of Subimages in Fish Species Identification: A Qualitative Study
(Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2011-03-01), TR-11-02
Many scholarly tasks involve working with subdocuments, or contextualized fine-grain information, i.e., with information that is part of some larger unit. A digital library (DL) facil- itates management, access, retrieval, ...