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Initial Observations on Query Based Sampling in Distributed CLIR

  • Cross Language Information Retrieval (CLIR) enables people to search information written in different languages from their query languages. Information can be retrieved either from a single cross lingual collection or from a variety of distributed cross lingual sources. This paper presents initial results exploring the effectiveness of distributed CLIR using query-based sampling techniques, which to the best of our knowledge has not been investigated before. In distributed retrieval with multiple databases, query-based sampling provides a simple and effective way for acquiring accurate resource descriptions which helps to select which databases to search. Observations from our initial experiments show that the negative impact of query-based sampling on cross language search may not be as great as it is on monolingual retrieval.

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Author:XiaoMang Shou, Mark Sanderson
Document Type:Conference Proceeding
Date of Publication (online):2011/05/06
Contributing Corporation:Department of Information Studies University of Sheffield (UK)
Release Date:2011/05/06
Source:Workshop Information Retrieval 2006 of the Special Interest Group Information Retrieval
PPN:Link zum Katalog
Contributor:Althoff, Klaus-Dieter
Institutes:Fachbereich IV / Informatik
DDC classes:000 Allgemeines, Informatik, Informationswissenschaft / 000 Allgemeines, Wissenschaft / 004 Informatik
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht