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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2009, Vol. 3 Issue (2): 89-95    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2009.02.15
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Design and Implementation of an English-Chinese Interactive Cross-Language Information Retrieval System
Wu Dan
(School of Information Management, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430072, China)
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This paper introduces the interactive system development methods to resolve the ambiguity problem of query translation in Cross-Language Information Retrieval (CLIR). After studying and analyzing on CLIR techniques based on relevance feedback, an English-Chinese interactive CLIR system has been put forward. This system implements some interactive functions such as user-assisted query translation, multi-level user relevance judgment, translation enhancement and query expansion. Experiments show that the retrieval efficiency are obviously improved.

Key wordsCross-language information retrieval      User interaction      Information retrieval system     
Received: 27 November 2008      Published: 25 February 2009


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Wu Dan. Design and Implementation of an English-Chinese Interactive Cross-Language Information Retrieval System. New Technology of Library and Information Service, 2009, 3(2): 89-95.

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