Checking date: 09/05/2018

Course: 2018/2019

Information retrieval systems
Study: Bachelor in Management of Information and Digital Contents (340)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Library Science and Documentation

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Description of contents: programme
Learning activities and methodology
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • BLAIR, D.C.. Language and Representation in Information Retrieval.. Elsevier Science Publishers. 1990
  • Baeza-Yates, R.; Ribeiro-Neto, B. Modern information retrieval. Addison-Wesley. 1999
  • CHOWDHURY, G.G.. Introduction to modern information retrieval (3ª ed.). Library Association. 2010
  • LANCASTER, F.W. El control del vocabulario en la recuperación de la información (2ª ed. corr.). Universitat de València. 2002
  • MEADOW, CH.T.; BOYCE, B.R.; KRAFT, D.H. Text information retrieval systems (3ª ed.). San Diego, Academic Press. 2007
Additional Bibliography
  • Buckland, M.K.. Information and Information Systems. Greenwood Pres. 1991
  • Chamis, A.Y.. Vocabulary Control and Search Strategies in Online Searching. Greenwood Press. 1991
  • Manning, C.D.; Raghavan, P.; Schütze, H.. Introduction to Information Retrieval.. Cambridge University Press. 2008
  • Meadow, Ch.T. Text information retrieval systems. Academic Press. 2000
  • Salton, G. Automatic text processing: The Transformation, Analysis, and Retrieval of Information by Computer. Addison Wesl. 1989

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.