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The Domain-Specific Task of CLEF - Specific Evaluation Strategies in Cross-Language Information Retrieval    Michael Kluck, Fredric C. Gey

This paper describes the domain-specific cross-language information retrieval (CLIR) task of CLEF, why and how it is important and how it differs from general cross-language retrieval problem associated with the general CLEF collections. The inclusion of a domain-specific document collection and topics has both advantages and disadvantages.

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