Retrieving Time from Scanned Books

@inproceedings{Foley2015RetrievingTF,
  title={Retrieving Time from Scanned Books},
  author={John Foley and James Allan},
  booktitle={ECIR},
  year={2015}
}
While millions of scanned books have become available in recent years, this vast collection of data remains under-utilized. Book search is often limited to summaries or metadata, and connecting information to primary sources can be a challenge. Even though digital books provide rich historical information on all subjects, leveraging this data is difficult… CONTINUE READING