Continued experiments on cross-language relevance assessment

Karlgren, Jussi and Hansen, Preben (2003) Continued experiments on cross-language relevance assessment. In: Comparative Evaluation of Multilingual Information Access Systems: 4th CLEF workshop: Revised Selected Papers, 21-22 Aug 2003, Trondheim, Norway.

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An experiment on how users assess document usefulness for an information access task in their native language (Swedish) versus a language they have near-native competence in (English). Results show that relevance assessment in a foreign language takes more time and is prone to errors compared to assessment in the reader’s first language.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information:DOI: 10.1007/b102261, Lecture notes in computer science 3237
ID Code:2826
Deposited On:08 Jul 2008
Last Modified:18 Nov 2009 16:14

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