WILLIAM K. MCHENRY - Selected Publications

Building Large, Dynamic Hypertexts: How Do We LinkIntelligently?

(co-authored with Erran Carmel, Yeshayahu Cohen),Journal of Management Information Systems6, 2 (Fall, 1989), pp. 33-51.


Hypertext systems will have difficulty growing into large hyperbases because of theproblems of link creation. This paper introduces the conceptof a large dynamic hyperbase (LDH). Information Retrieval indexing methods, indexing assistants, qualityevaluation methods, and organizational methods are examined as meansto help ameliorate the linking problems. Numerous examples from AAIS (amature Text Based Management System) are used to inform thediscussion.

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