(information science) The science of searching for information in documents, searching for documents themselves, searching for metadata which describe documents, or searching within databases, whether relational stand-alone databases or hypertextually-networked databases such as the World Wide Web.
Information-retrieval Sentence Examples
The process of encoding information for transmission is called modulation and the subsequent information retrieval is called demodulation.
Terrier has been used for conducting fruitful experimentation, with excellent outcome, allowing for a better understanding of theoretical Information Retrieval.
extreme of the spectrum is general Information Retrieval (IR ), as represented by web search search engines.