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Real-time Author Co-citation Mapping for Online Searching

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Information Processing & Management Volume 39, Number 5, ISSN 0306-4573


Describes the design and implementation of a prototype visualization system, AuthorLink, to enhance author searching. AuthorLink is based on author co-citation analysis and visualization mapping algorithms. AuthorLink produces interactive author maps in real time from a database of 1.26 million records supplied by the Institute for Scientific Information. Appendixes describe pathfinder networks and self-organizing feature maps. Includes 10 figures and one table. (Author/AEF)


Lin, X., White, H.D. & Buzydlowski, J. (2003). Real-time Author Co-citation Mapping for Online Searching. Information Processing & Management, 39(5), 689-706. Retrieved August 20, 2019 from .

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