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Chapter 7. Indexable Matter

Contents of Chapter 7

7.1. Typical Examples of Indexable Matter.
7.1.1. Titles.
7.1.2. Titles and Abstracts.
7.1.3. Preliminary Matter.
7.1.4. Initial Paragraphs.
7.1.5. Internal Indexes.
7.1.6. Reference Citations.
7.1.7. Opening Screens of Web Sites.
7.1.8. Full Texts.
7.1.9. Types of Messages.
7.2. Indexable Matter Versus Subject Scope.
7.3. Accuracy of Indexing.
7.4. Our Examples.
7.4.1. A Book Index.
7.4.2. An Indexing and Abstracting Service.
7.4.3. A Full-Text Encyclopedia/Digital Library.


1 definition of indexable matter

2 complete texts versus partial texts as indexable matter

3 indexable matter for non-language-based texts

4 indexable matter and documentary units for mixed-text documents

5 economic aspects of indexable matter

6 impact of size of documentary units and exhaustivity of indexing on indexable matter

7 variations in indexable matter

7.1. Typical Examples of Indexable Matter.

7.1.1. Titles.

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7.1.2. Titles and Abstracts.

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7.1.3. Preliminary Matter.

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7.1.4. Initial Paragraphs.

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7.1.5. Internal Indexes.

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7.1.6. Reference Citations.

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7.1.7. Opening Screens of Web Sites.

14 role of indexable matter for world-wide web search engines

15 language-based texts versus image texts as indexable matter for world-wide-web sites

7.1.8. Full Texts.

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7.1.9. Types of Messages.

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18 indexable matter for book indexes

7.2. Indexable Matter Versus Subject Scope.

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7.3. Accuracy of Indexing.

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7.4. Our Examples.

7.4.1. A Book Index.

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23 indexable matter for books in electronic media

7.4.2. An Indexing and Abstracting Service.

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25 indexable matter for high-use documents

26 full texts as indexable matter for high-use documents

7.4.3. A Full-Text Encyclopedia/Digital Library.

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28 indexable matter for maps

29 lead paragraphs as indexable matter


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