Inducing hyperlinking rules in text collections [chapter]

Roberto Basili, Maria Teresa Pazienza, Fabio Massimo Zanzotto
2004 Current issues in linguistic theory  
Automatic hyperlinking methods based on Information Extraction techniques and on linking rules firing on salient facts have been proposed to connect documents with "typed" relations. However, the activity of defining link types and writing linking rules may be cumbersome due to the large number of possibilities. In this paper, we tackle this issue proposing a model for automatically extracting link types and, as a consequence, linking rules from large text collections. The novel idea is to
more » ... vel idea is to exploit relations among facts expressed within documents and to use them in deciding the hyperlink types. The viability of our approach has been investigated using a collection of financial documents.
doi:10.1075/cilt.260.14bas fatcat:lmw3dsouejewtninyptocpfmq4