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Text Retrieval Conference (TREC)

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Author(s)

Ellen M. Voorhees

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

Citation

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