Introduction to the special topic section on mining Web resources for enhancing information retrieval

Wai Lam, Christopher C. Yang, Filippo Menczer
2007 Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology  
Web has been expanding at an enormous pace. There are a variety of Web documents in different genres, such as news, reports, reviews. Traditionally, the information displayed on Web sites has been static. Recently, there are many Web sites offering content that is dynamically generated and frequently updated. It is also common for Web sites to contain information in different languages since many countries adopt more than one language. Moreover, content may exist in multimedia formats including text, images, video, and audio.
doi:10.1002/asi.20626 fatcat:hnnx7uowarampmyo7kjllnpysy