Accession Number : AD0282539

Title :   AUTOMATIC DOCUMENT CLASSIFICATION USING A MATHEMATICALLY DERIVED CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : BORKO,H.

Report Date : 28 DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The aims of this study are to: (1) Select a representative sample of current computer literature; (2) Derive a mathematically based classification system; (3) Design a procedure for automatically classifying documents; and (4) Compare the results of automatic classification with results obtained by trained human indexers and with the results reported by Maron in his study on automatic indexing. (Author)

Descriptors :   *CLASSIFICATION, *REPORTS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, FACTOR ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE