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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2004, Vol. 20 Issue (1): 36-40    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2004.01.08
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An Evaluation of Some Famous Chinese and English Search Engines
Bao Dongmei1   Zhou Yueqing2
1(Shanghai Branch of PLA Nanjing Political College,Shanghai 200433,China)
2(Sports College of Yantai Normal University,Yantai 264025,China)
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The article selects 10 most famous search engines (5 Chinese SEs and 5 English SEs), and from both aspects of quantitative and qualitative, the author measures the performance of the natural language searching on the ten search engines. The aim is to try to offer some theoretical and factual foundation for the further optimization and improvement of search engines.

Key wordsSearch engines      Performance measuring      Evaluation methodology     
Received: 27 May 2003      Published: 25 January 2004


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Bao Dongmei,Zhou Yueqing. An Evaluation of Some Famous Chinese and English Search Engines. New Technology of Library and Information Service, 2004, 20(1): 36-40.

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9Search Engine Watch May.2002)
10Search Engine Showdown (Accessed May.2002)
11ZDNet (Accessed May.2002)
12AltaVista (Accessed Aug.2001)
13Excite (Accessed May.2002)
14Northern Light (Accessed May.2002)
15Google (Accessed May.2002)
16Ask Jeeves (Accessed May.2002)
17搜狐 (Accessed May.2002)
18中文雅虎 (Accessed May.2002)
19网易 (Accessed May.2002)
20悠游 (Accessed May.2002)
21天网 (Accessed May.2002)

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