Paper: Large-Scale Controlled Vocabulary Indexing For Named Entities

ACL ID A00-1038
Title Large-Scale Controlled Vocabulary Indexing For Named Entities
Venue Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 2000
Authors

A large-scale controlled vocabulary indexing system is described. The system currently covers almost 70,000 named entity topics, and applies to documents from thousands of news publications. Topic definitions are built through substantially automated knowledge engineering.