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Publication Citation: Text Retrieval Conference (TREC)

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Author(s): Ellen M. Voorhees;
Title: Text Retrieval Conference (TREC)
Published: December 09, 2009
Abstract: This article summarizes the history, results, and impact of the Text Retrieval Conference (TREC), a workshop series designed to support the information retrieval community by building the infrastructure necessary for large-scale evaluation of retrieval technology.
Citation: Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences
Keywords: conferences; evaluation; information retrieval; test collections; TREC
Research Areas: Information Processing Systems