Non-agricultural databases and thesauri: Retrieval of subject headings and non-controlled terms in relation to agriculture

@article{Bartol2012NonagriculturalDA,
  title={Non-agricultural databases and thesauri: Retrieval of subject headings and non-controlled terms in relation to agriculture},
  author={Tomaz Bartol},
  journal={Program},
  year={2012},
  volume={46},
  pages={258-276}
}
1 Purpose – The paper aims to assess the utility of non-agriculture-specific information systems, databases, and respective controlled vocabularies (thesauri) in organising and retrieving agricultural information. The purpose is to identify thesaurus-linked tree structures, controlled subject headings/terms (heading words, descriptors), and principal database-dependent characteristics and assess how controlled-terms improve retrieval results (recall) in relation to free-text/uncontrolled terms… CONTINUE READING
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