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Vocal access to a newspaper archive: design issues and preliminary investigation

Crestani, F. (1999) Vocal access to a newspaper archive: design issues and preliminary investigation. In: Proceedings of the ACM Digital Libraries Conference, 1999-01-01.

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Abstract

This paper presents the design and the current prototype implementation of an interactive vocal information retrieval system that can be used to access articles of a large newspaper archive using a telephone. The results of preliminary investigation into the feasibility of such a system are also presented.