LIFE Imagines Indexed

LIFE magazine is using machine learning to organize over 4 million images from the LIFE magazine archives into an interactive encyclopedia. LIFE magazine was […]

Vector Language Modeling Used to Search Books

By |April 19th, 2018|News, search, semantic|0 Comments

Google’s new Semantic Experiences uses word vectors to search over 100,000 books for contextually related statements and points out passages that provide answers. Tech […]

Consistency Enables Findability

Organizing your data in a database is a key step in ultimately finding it again when the time comes. In between there, your data […]

Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

By |April 17th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|0 Comments

Bookstores’ footprints, business concepts and strategies have morphed over the past few decades in very drastic ways. Founder Jeff Bezos first launched Amazon as […]

New Online Access to Supreme Court History at Library of Congress

By |March 20th, 2018|indexing, News, search|Comments Off on New Online Access to Supreme Court History at Library of Congress

More than 225 years of Supreme Court decisions acquired by the Library of Congress are now publicly available online. The Library of Congress shared […]

Searching Styles

By |March 19th, 2018|Access Insights, Featured, indexing, search, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Searching Styles

Search is a widely debated issue. Over the years, more interest and more science has been applied to the topic, making it even more […]

AI and Analytics

By |March 1st, 2018|News, search|Comments Off on AI and Analytics

Artificial intelligence (AI) is creeping its way into more and more conversations. Other terms have started to join them, which begs the question – […]

Indexing History

By |February 23rd, 2018|indexing, News, search, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Indexing History

In the information science world, “indexing”¬† denotes various methods for organizing data so that it is easily searchable.¬† To a student, however, the word […]