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The Tenth Text Retrieval Conference, TREC- 2001



Ellen M. Voorhees, Donna K. Harman


TREC 2001 is the latest in a series of workshops designed to foster research in information retrieval and related tasks. This year's conference consisted of six different tasks, including a new task on content-based retrieval of digital video. The overview describes the tenth Text Retrieval Conference held in Gaithersburg, Maryland, November 13-16, 2001. Included are the basics of how TREC is organized, summaries of the main results of each of the TREC 2001 tasks, and reports on initial plans for TREC 2002.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 500-250
Report Number


information retrieval, search engines, text retrieval, TREC


Voorhees, E. and Harman, D. (2002), The Tenth Text Retrieval Conference, TREC- 2001, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed April 21, 2024)
Created April 1, 2002, Updated October 16, 2008