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Indexing and retrieval of non-text information

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Abstract

The scope of this volume will encompass a collection of research papers related to indexing and retrieval of online non-text information. In recent years, the Internet has seen an exponential increase in the number of documents placed online that are not in textual format. These documents appear in a variety of contexts, such as user-generated content sharing websites, social networking websites etc. and formats, includingphotographs, videos, recorded music, data visualizations etc. The prevalence of these contexts and data formats presents a particularly challenging task to information indexing and retrieval research due to many difficulties, such as assigning suitable semantic metadata, processing and extracting non-textual content automatically, and designing retrieval systems that "speak in the native language" of non-text documents.

Book Type Edited Book
Publication Date 2012
Deposit Date Feb 3, 2023
Publisher De Gruyter
Series Title Knowledge and Information
Book Title Indexing and retrieval of non-text information
ISBN 9783110260588
DOI https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110260588
Keywords indexing and retrieval; non-textual content