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User evaluation of information retrieval systems

J. A. Boon

User evaluation of information retrieval systems

some methodological considerations

by J. A. Boon

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Published by University of South Africa in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Evaluation.,
  • Information retrieval.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 84-90.

    StatementJ.A. Boon.
    SeriesMiscellanea ;, 33., Mousaion II ;, 11, Miscellanea (University of South Africa) ;, 33., Miscellanea (University of South Africa)., 11.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ699 .B628 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 96 p. ;
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3100180M
    ISBN 100869812556
    LC Control Number82205317

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Pretoria: University of South Africa, © The standard approach to information retrieval system evaluation revolves around the notion of relevant and nonrelevant documents. With respect to a user information need, a document in the test collection is given a binary classification as either relevant or nonrelevant.

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Evaluation of information retrieval system measure which of the two existing system perform better and try to assess how the level of performance of a given can be improved.  Effectiveness and  Efficiency Effectiveness and Efficiency are two basic parameter for measuring the performance of system.

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recall). Ability of the system to avoid retrieval of unwanted items (i.e. precision). The response time of the system and The amount of effort required by the user. Evaluation measures for an information retrieval system are used to assess how well the search results satisfied the user's query intent.

Such metrics are often split into kinds: online metrics look at users' interactions with the search system, while offline metrics measure relevance, in other words how likely each result, or search engine results page (SERP) page as a whole, is to meet the.

with automatic information retrieval systems. Automatic as opposed to manual and information as opposed to data or fact. Unfortunately the word information can be very misleading.

In the context of information retrieval (IR), information, in the technical meaning given in Shannon's theory of communication, is not readily measured (Shannon and. About this book This book is an essential reference to cutting-edge issues and future directions in information retrieval Information retrieval (IR) can be defined as the process of representing, managing, searching, retrieving, and presenting information.

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In this. Information retrieval system evaluation; Standard test collections; Evaluation of unranked retrieval sets; Evaluation of ranked retrieval results; Assessing relevance.

Critiques and justifications of the concept of relevance. A broader perspective: System quality and user utility.

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User Evaluation of Information Retrieval Systems. Cleverdon, C. Journal of Documentation, 30, 2,Jun Proposes a system of evaluating information retrieval systems.

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\Future information retrieval. of the design and implementation of systems for gathering, indexing, and searching documents and of methods for evaluating systems, along with an introduction to the use of machine learning methods on text collections.

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