search strategy

search strategy

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Any method used to identify an object of interest, e.g., to identify journal articles that discuss a topic about which one would like to know more.
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When formulating a complex search strategy involving free text, controlled vocabulary terms, and field codes, searching both PubMed and Ovid MEDLINE can allow researchers to capitalize on the strengths of each, such as the adjacency (ADJ) function in Ovid or the unique PubMed Central (PMC) content in PubMed.
The bottom line is that an effective "comprehensive" search must orchestrate multiple search tactics in an overall search strategy.
In order to rectify this situation, we modified the search strategy module in our catalog's back-end search evaluator tool, powered by Endeca, to improve the relevance ranking of search results by journal title.
In their study, students who used multiple sources and relevance of web content to evaluate the accuracy and usefulness of online information tended to employ the elaborative information search strategy, while those who used the authority and technical elements of online information tended to use the "Match" search strategy.
It was important we used the correct search strategy to hit the probable areas within the search area.
You can build a search strategy that includes specific field searches, thus ensuring that a search for, say, Apple, if in a company name field, will not send any alerts your way about fruit.
An Active Deal Search strategy is one that requires active efforts to find a deal.
Defining a search strategy is akin to defining a company's cognitive frame--the structure within which new evidence will be fitted to create meaning.
Mark Fleming, SEO & Affiliate Specialist, Kuoni, said: "We switched to a multi-signal search strategy about a year ago, focusing strongly on a broader range of digital and social channels.
Another methodological limitation concerns the field "MeSH Major Topic" in the search strategy on Medline database.
The company's Managed Services team will redefine Speedo's paid search strategy by automatically generating keywords for each individual product and managing changes to inventory in real-time.
Newsgrazing is the search strategy for world news, tech updates, Web page flashes, and new blog posts of current Web 2.