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Text Retrieval Conference (TREC)



Ellen M. Voorhees


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.
Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences


conferences, evaluation, information retrieval, test collections, TREC


Voorhees, E. (2009), Text Retrieval Conference (TREC), Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences (Accessed April 23, 2024)
Created December 8, 2009, Updated February 19, 2017