Paper: Using Leading Text for News Summaries: Evaluation Results and Implications for Commercial Summarization Applications

ACL ID C98-2217
Title Using Leading Text for News Summaries: Evaluation Results and Implications for Commercial Summarization Applications
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1998
Authors

Leading text extracts created to support some online Boolean retrieval goals are evaluated for their acceptability as news document summaries. Results are presented and dis- cussed from the perspective of commercial summarization technology needs.