Building a Digital Library of Web News

  • Nuno Maria
  • Mário J. Silva
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1923)


We introduce a new information system for organization of a Digital Library of news articles found on the Web, with automatic topic classification. We present our strategies to deal with different update frequencies of news Web sites, the classification methodology, the data model for storing news articles, measurements on the data retrieved and finally results of classification of this type of information.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nuno Maria
    • 1
  • Mário J. Silva
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de InformáticaFaculdade de Ciências da Universidade de LisboaPortugal

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