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Search Engines: Information Retrieval in Practice

Search Engines: Information Retrieval in Practice
Author: Bruce Croft - Donald Metzler - Trevor Strohman
ISBN 13: 9780136072249
ISBN 10: 136072240
Edition: 1
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2009-02-16
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 552
List Price: $146.60

KEY BENEFIT: Written by a leader in the field of information retrieval, this text provides the background and tools needed to evaluate, compare and modify search engines. KEY TOPICS: Coverage of the underlying IR and mathematical models reinforce key concepts. Numerous programming exercises make extensive use of Galago, a Java-based open source search engine. MARKET: A valuable tool for search engine and information retrieval professionals.