Potential of Bots for Encyclopedia

Saracevic Mirhet, Markus Ebner, Martin Ebner

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The wide range of applications and the capability to process and understand natural languages made chatbots very popular. Besides that, many applications chatbots are also used as information retrieval tools. Chatbots are changing
the way users search for information. This document focuses on a chatbot that is used as an information retrieval tool. The chatbot enables information search in natural language in a geography domain. In case of a large number of
search results, the chatbot engages users with clarification questions. It also provides support to users when uploading multimedia content to the
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)54-60
JournalIPSI BgD Transactions on Internet Research
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jan 2020

Fields of Expertise

  • Information, Communication & Computing

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