Annotations as Context for Searching Documents

  • Maristella Agosti
  • Nicola Ferro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3507)

Abstract

This paper discusses how to exploit annotations as a useful context in order to search and retrieve relevant documents for a user query. This paper provides a formal framework which can be useful in facing this problem and shows how this framework can be employed, by using techniques which come from the hypertext information retrieval and data fusion fields.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maristella Agosti
    • 1
  • Nicola Ferro
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information EngineeringUniversity of PaduaPadovaItaly

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