This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 30th annual European Conference on Information Retrieval Research, ECIR 2008, held in Glasgow, UK, in March/April 2008. The 33 revised full papers and 19 revised short papers presented together with the abstracts of 3 invited lectures and 32 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 139 full article submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on evaluation, Web IR, social media, cross-lingual information retrieval, theory, video, representation, wikipedia and e-books, as well as expert search.Examples of queries containing temporal expressions are: a1985 ford ranger engine heada (Autos), achicago national slam 2003a (Sports) and alos angeles times newspaper april 1946a (News aamp; Society). Manual inspection reveals that theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Advances in Information Retrieval|
|Author||:||Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis, Vassilis Plachouras, Ian Ruthven, Ryan W. White|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2008-03-27|