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

ACL ID P98-2222
Title Using Leading Text for News Summaries: Evaluation Results and Implications for Commercial Summarization Applications
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of 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.