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The Development of Relevance in Information Retrieval

Author(s): Mu-hsuan Huang

Journal: Journal of Library Science
ISSN 1018-3817

Issue: 12;
Start page: 39;
Date: 1997;
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Keywords: relevance | relevance judgment | information retrieval

This article attempts to investigate the notion of relevance in information retrieval. It discusses various definitions for relevance from historical viewpoints and the characteristics of relevance judgments. Also, it introduces empirical results of important related researches.[Article content in Chinese]
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