Digital Documents

G22.3033.007
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00
Room 101, Warren Weaver Hall
Professor Ernest Davis

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Prerequisites: None

Course requirements: Two course projects.

Textbooks:
Required: Modern Information Retrieval, by Ricardo Baeza-Yates and Berthier Ribeiro-Neto
Recommended: Practical Digital Libraries: Books, Bytes, and Bucks by Michael Lesk

Course topics:

Other possible topics, as time permits, according to class interest: compression and search, encryption, string matching algorithms, transferring print libraries to digital, quality maintenance on the Web.

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