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An evaluation of textual storage and retrieval software: CDS/ISIS and InMagic

Cao, Minh Kiem & Middleton, Michael R. (1998) An evaluation of textual storage and retrieval software: CDS/ISIS and InMagic. Program: electronic library & information systems, 32(3), pp. 283-302.

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Abstract

A comparison was made between CDS/ISIS, its Windows version WINISIS, and InMagic's INMAGIC and DB/TextWorks software. Packages were evaluated for their database creation, information retrieval and report production capabilities. Windows versions were found to provide significant enhancements over DOS versions of software. The evaluation aimed to determine the advantages to a developing country of creating bibliographic databases using commercial software.

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ID Code: 456
Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: Information retrieval, Database software, Text retrieval
DOI: 10.1108/EUM0000000006908
ISSN: 0033-0337
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES (080700) > Information Retrieval and Web Search (080704)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1998 Emerald
Copyright Statement: Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Deposited On: 11 Oct 2004
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2012 19:44

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