Thursday, November 18, 2004

"Google Scholar" is Born

In a nutshell, Google has built an algorithm that makes a calculated guess at to *what it thinks* is a scholarly content mined from the OPEN WEB, and then makes it accessible via the Google Scholar interface.

In addition, Google has been working with major publications to index content behind password protected sites.

Good article from resourceshelf.com:

http://www.resourceshelf.com/2004/11/wow-its-google-scholar.html