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dc.contributor.authorPaynter, Gordon W.
dc.contributor.authorWitten, Ian H.
dc.coverage.spatialConference held at Darmstadt, Germanyen_NZ
dc.date.accessioned2008-11-13T22:56:54Z
dc.date.available2008-11-13T22:56:54Z
dc.date.issued2001
dc.identifier.citationPaynter, G.W. & Witten, I.H. (2001). A combined phrase and thesaurus browser for large document collections. In Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, ECDL 2001 Darmstadt, Germany, September 4-9(pp. 25-36). Berlin: Springer.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10289/1326
dc.description.abstractA browsing interface to a document collection can be constructed automatically by identifying the phrases that recur in the full text of the documents and structuring them into a hierarchy based on lexical inclusion. This provides a good way of allowing readers to browse comfortably through the phrases (all phrases) in a large document collection. A subject-oriented thesaurus provides a different kind of hierarchical structure, based on deep knowledge of the subject area. If all documents, or parts of documents, are tagged with thesaurus terms, this provides a very convenient way of browsing through a collection. Unfortunately, manual classification is expensive and infeasible for many practical document collections. This paper describes a browsing scheme that gives the best of both worlds by providing a phrase-oriented browser and a thesaurus browser within the same interface. Users can switch smoothly between the phrases in the collection, which give access to the actual documents, and the thesaurus entries, which suggest new relationships and new terms to seek.en_US
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherSpringer Berlinen_US
dc.relation.urihttp://www.springerlink.com/content/nn8y7ll0w2q8rhyh/en_US
dc.subjectcomputer scienceen_US
dc.titleA combined phrase and thesaurus browser for large document collectionsen_US
dc.typeConference Contributionen_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/3-540-44796-2_3en_US
dc.relation.isPartOfResearch and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, ECDL 2001en_NZ
pubs.begin-page25en_NZ
pubs.elements-id11597
pubs.end-page36en_NZ
pubs.finish-date2001en_NZ
pubs.start-date2001en_NZ
pubs.volume2163en_NZ


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