An Overview of Text Summarization

Laxmi B., P. Venkata
2017 International Journal of Computer Applications  
The amount of e-information available has increased greatly over the past few decades. As the vast amount of information is available for every theme on Internet, shortening the information in the form of summary would immensely benefit readers. Hence, the natural language processing research community is developing new methods for summarizing the text mechanically. Automatic text summarization system produces a summary, i.e. short length text that includes all the significant information for
more » ... e article. This paper presents a comprehensive survey of contemporary text summarization of extractive and abstractive approaches.
doi:10.5120/ijca2017915109 fatcat:hlpvgrzpd5hord5bfy4zndqexi