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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2009, Vol. 25 Issue (12): 31-36    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2009.12.06
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Research Progress on User Image Descriptions
Cao Mei1,2   Zhu Xuefang1
1(Department of Information Management, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093,China)  
2(Department of Educational Technology, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing 210097,China)
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In order to get more information about how people describe their image information needs, the authors detailedly describe the research progress, including visual information descriptions, classification frameworks, its empirical study, its application, and so on. The paper concludes with a summary of the related work and its trends.

Key wordsVisual information needs      Image retrieval      Image information management     
Received: 16 November 2009      Published: 25 December 2009


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