Title

Information Access in the Presence of OCR Errors

Meeting name

1st ACM Workshop on Hardcopy Document Processing

Meeting location

Washington, D.C.

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publication Date

11-12-2004

Description

Over the last 15 years, the Information Science Research Institute (ISRI) at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) has conducted information access research in the presence of OCR errors. Our research has focused on issues associated with the construction of large document databases. In this paper, we will highlight our findings and detail our current activities.

Keywords

Categorization; Document conversion; Errors; Information extraction; Information retrieval; Markup; Optical character recognition

Disciplines

Computer Engineering | Databases and Information Systems | Electrical and Computer Engineering | Theory and Algorithms

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Identifier

DOI: 10.1145/1031442.1031443