Mechanized Documentation: The Logic Behind a Probabilistic Interpretation.

by M. E. Maron

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A discussion of the problem of information storage and retrieval in a library. The concepts of probability are required to frame the logic of the problem properly, since the transition from a user's request to the resulting retrieved documents must be schematized as an inverse probability inference. Statistical association techniques are required, for the library computer must be designed to use all the clues and inference techniques available to it.

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