Automated KOS-based Subject Indexing in INIS

Zaven Hakopov, Dmitry Mironov, Dobrica Savic, Yulia Svetashova
2018 International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries  
The International Nuclear Information System (INIS), created to facilitate international information exchange in the broad range of scientific and technical fields related to peaceful applications of nuclear technology, currently employs a Knowledge Organization System (KOS) consisting of an advanced multilingual thesaurus and an expert system. To maximize the efficiency of document indexing and utilize the possibilities of KOS to its full extent, a set of applications has been developed to
more » ... mate the indexing and subject classification, and subsequently replace the manual process of input by subject specialists. The workflow for the automated KOS-based subject indexing presented in this paper showcases the method of gradual improvement of the assistance tools. This leads to substantial improvements, both in the amount of manual work necessary and in the quality of the resulting indexing.
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