Date restricted queries in web search engines

Lewandowski, Dirk Date restricted queries in web search engines., 2004 [Preprint]


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Search engines usually offer a date restricted search on their advanced search pages. But determining the actual update of a web page is not without problems. We conduct a study testing date restricted queries on the search engines Google, Teoma and Yahoo!. We find that these searches fail to work properly in the examined engines. We discuss implications of this for further research and search engine development.

Item type: Preprint
Keywords: worldwide web, search engine, date restricted search
Subjects: H. Information sources, supports, channels.
I. Information treatment for information services
Depositing user: Dirk Lewandowski
Date deposited: 11 Apr 2005
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 11:59


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