Browse Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing by Subject "Expert systems (Computer science)"

  • Metzler, Douglas P. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    This paper explores several points regarding the development of the field of artificial intelligence and its potential impact on library science. The discussion is motivated by the nature of future library collections and ...

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  • Weibel, Stuart L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    Many changes in cataloging practice have been and will increasingly be technology driven. Bound lists and drawers of cards defined the form and function of catalogs for as long as they existed until the advent of digital ...

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  • Waters, Samuel T. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    Since 1986, the National Agricultural Library (NAL) has developed four expert advisory systems for ready reference on agricultural topics, and has trained librarians from other institutions who have contributed three ...

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  • Pontigo, Jaime; Tovar-Reyes, Ezequiel; Rodriguez, Guillermo; Ortiz-Gama, Sergio (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    To solve the problem of document delivery in Mexico, the authors developed SEADO (Expert System for Document Supply). SEADO consists of three main components: a knowledge base, an expert system shell, and the database. ...

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  • Vickery, Brian C. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    The possible functions of intelligent interfaces are summarized. Five examples of recent or current European projects on the development of interfaces are described: INSERM, GIRT, EURISKO, ERLI/ MINITEL, and IMIS. A ...

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  • Humphrey, Susanne M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    A knowledge-based, or expert, system encoding both factual and procedural knowledge to assist users in performing an intellectual task is ideally suited to indexing. Existing thesauri, classification schemes, and indexing ...

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  • Travis, Irene L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    The problems of knowledge representation and use in expert systems and the problems of organizing and searching information in libraries and other bibliographic systems have much in common. There are two basic paradigms ...

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  • Warner, Amy J. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    A general introduction to natural language processing is provided, including a definition and an overview of how natural language processing systems work. Representative systems from both the research and applied sectors ...

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  • Parrott, James R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    A reference expert system may be considered to be a system with a knowledge base covering various aspects of the reference process in a library setting. Knowledge bases generally consist of several components (such as ...

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  • Fenly, Charles (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    The rudiments of a strategy for assessing the appropriateness of using an expert system in a given domain are presented. The assessment process involves comparing the characteristics of the domain with various suitability ...

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  • Borgman, Christine L.; Plute, Yolanda I. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    Expert systems attempt to model multiple aspects of human-computer interaction, including the reasoning of the human expert, the knowledge base, and characteristics and goals of the user. This paper focuses on models ...

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  • Penniman, W. David (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1990)
    This paper discusses the role of technology in creating successful information services, and also the important role of people in creating successful implementations of new technologies. Much has been written about the ...

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