Prospects for automated solution of the subject characterization problem in the bibliographic services

S. Schiminovich
1982 International Astronomical Union Colloquium  
AbstractEvidence is presented on the feasibility of an automated generation of classification schemes and the subsequent indexing of papers with the automatically generated subject headings. The output generated for Astronomy and Astrophysics compares favorably with the schemes used by the services and is not inconsistent with recently proposed classifications. Implementation of the automatic techniques seems not only feasible but desirable. However, it would require that the services include
more » ... r each paper in their database its citations to other papers.
doi:10.1017/s0252921100082841 fatcat:jrczy5dl35d5lhm5vyjfoo25oa