Information Retrieval

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 227–229

Introduction to the special issue on non-english web retrieval

  • Fotis Lazarinis
  • Jesus Vilares
  • John Tait
  • Efthimis N. Efthimiadis
Article

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fotis Lazarinis
    • 1
  • Jesus Vilares
    • 2
  • John Tait
    • 3
  • Efthimis N. Efthimiadis
    • 4
  1. 1.Technological Educational InstituteMesolonghiGreece
  2. 2.Department of Computer Sciences, Facultad de InformaticaUniversity of A CorunaA CorunaSpain
  3. 3.Information Retrieval FacilityViennaAustria
  4. 4.The Information SchoolUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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