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Informatics A software tool–eg, www.google.com for finding information from various sources online, usually by typing a few keywords. See Keyword. Cf Web crawler.
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Some articles from the results set that are not included in any of the above clusters are placed in a Miscellaneous cluster, presumably those that have been indexed but whose MeSH terms were not ranked in the Topics tool.
They can then easily select one or more terms to refine their initial search within the existing results set, or create an entirely new search, enabling them to quickly and effectively "drill down" or "expand out" without starting over.
Another new feature, Web Site Match, helps users navigate the Web more efficiently by matching every query against a database of the most popular Web sites and suggesting exact matches at the top of the results set.
New JDBC features, such as scroll sensitive results sets, multiple open results sets, and statement pooling, have been added for all applicable databases.
According to the company, it is the only fully integrated system for accessing the local library catalog, local and remote electronic databases, and digital collections with combined results sets and relevance feedback.
These will include Endeca's unique Content Spotlighting capabilities, which serve up contextually relevant promotions along side search and browse results sets (e.
In addition to its speed, accuracy and advanced features, ISYS:desktop also provides Alkemists with the flexibility of custom-designed scripts, which are being used to automatically extract data from results sets and into a master report.