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Retrieval of multimedia information: simulation of a proposed system
thesisposted on 2018-10-18, 16:25 authored by Raymond A. Wall
A design for an automated information retrieval system has been evolved, and a manual simulation of it tested. The main experimental aspects are: (a) adding thesaurus terms into a hierarchical classification, to accomplish more versatile search capabilities than are possible with existing 'thesaurus-only' or 'classification-only' systems; (b) specifying a computer system which could produce its own manual auxiliary retrieval package to perform a high proportion of searches without recourse to the main computer system. [Continues.]
- Information Science
Publisher© Raymond Alwyn Wall
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NotesA Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.