UCLIR: A multilingual information retrieval tool

Ahmed Abdelali, James Cowie, David Farwell, William Ogden

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In this paper the Unicode Cross-Language Information Retrieval system (UCLIR) is described. UCLIR accepts a query in one language and then retrieves relevant documents in any of several languages. The core process involves a suite of technologies including machine translation and standard monolingual information retrieval.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)103-110
Number of pages8
JournalInteligencia Artificial
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2004



  • Cross-language Information Retrieval
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Machine Translation
  • Unicode

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence

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