What is the Value of Information - Search Engine’s Point of View

  • Mieczysław A. Kłopotek
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8104)


Within the domain of Information Retrieval, and in particular in the area of Web Search Engines, it has become obvious long time ago that there is a deep discrepancy between how the information is understood within computer science and by the man-in-the-street.

We want to make an overview of ways how the apparent gap can be closed using tools that are technologically available nowadays.

The key to a success probably lies in approximating (by means of artificial intelligence) the way people judge the value of information.


information semantic search 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mieczysław A. Kłopotek
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  1. 1.Institute of Computer SciencePolish Academy of SciencesWarszawaPoland

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