Automatic subject indexing using an associative neural network

Yi-Ming Chung, William M. Pottenger, Bruce R. Schatz
1998 Proceedings of the third ACM conference on Digital libraries - DL '98  
The global growth in popularity of the World Wide Web has been enabled in part by the availability of browser based search tools which in turn have led to an increased demand for indexing techniques and technologies. As the amount of globally accessible information in community repositories grows, it is no longer cost-effective for such repositories to be indexed by professional indexers who have been trained to be consistent in subject assignment from controlled vocabulary lists. The era of
more » ... teur indexers is thus upon us, and the information infrastructure needs to provide support for such indexing if search of the Net is to produce useful results.
doi:10.1145/276675.276682 dblp:conf/dl/ChungPS98 fatcat:inszgby2grfq5j34vaalesf6f4