Foreign Literature on Coal: A Guide to Abstracts and Translations

Foreign Literature on Coal: A Guide to Abstracts and Translations

Date: 1961
Creator: Esfandiary, Mary S.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing translations of scientific literature on coal and coal technologies. As stated in the introduction, "this guide describes only the sources used to obtain information on foreign coal technology" (p. 1). This report includes tables.
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A preliminary evaluation of metadata records machine translation

A preliminary evaluation of metadata records machine translation

Date: 2012
Creator: Chen, Jiangping; Ding, Ren; Jiang, Shan & Knudson, Ryan
Description: Article discussing a preliminary evaluation study of metadata records machine translation. The purpose of this study is to evaluate freely available machine translation (MT) services' performance in translating metadata records. This study is partially supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) grant LG-06-10-0162-10.
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UNT at ImageCLEF 2010: CLIR for Wikipedia Images

UNT at ImageCLEF 2010: CLIR for Wikipedia Images

Date: September 2010
Creator: Ruiz, Miguel E.; Chen, Jiangping; Pasupathy, Karthikeyan; Chin, Pok & Knudson, Ryan
Description: This paper presents the results of the team of the University of North Texas in the Wikipedia image retrieval track of Image-CLEF-2010. The authors' approach is based on performing translation of the French and German image captions to English and using of Language Models for generating their runs. The authors also explore the use of complex queries by asking two users to manually build queries based on the original topics distributed. The authors' results indicate that the approach of translating the image captions is feasible and yields results that are quite competitive with other teams that participated in the same track.
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Problems and Possibilities in the Translation of the Classics

Problems and Possibilities in the Translation of the Classics

Date: Autumn 1990
Creator: Davis, Mike Lee
Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing the author's translations of two selections by Aristotle. The translation appears on even pages and the author's translation notes follow on odd pages.
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Translations and Continuations: Riccoboni and Brooke, Graffigny and Roberts

Translations and Continuations: Riccoboni and Brooke, Graffigny and Roberts

Date: 2011
Creator: Kaplan, Marijn S.
Description: Article on a Pickering & Chatto publication titled, "Translations and Continuations" as part of its series "Chawton House Library: Women's Novels. The series presents not only translations from the French but also continuations to one of the French texts.
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