Information Retrieval Literature

Here are lists of major information retrieval conferences, journals, and databases where you can nd good literature in related areas. Among these venues, the SIGIR conference (special interest group on information retrieval) and ACM TOIS (Transactions on Information Systems) are two of the highly regarded. Most of these can be accessed through:

Major Conferences

Major Journals

IR Software Systems and Packages

For those of you interested in IR system implementation, here are lists of related software systems and packages that may be useful to your project.

Open-source IR Systems/Software

Related Systems/Software

APIs to Commercial Web Search Engines