Relevation: A raising or lifting up. - Wiktionary
Relevation is a system for performing relevance judgements for Information Retrieval system evaluation. Documents and queries can be uploaded to the system via the web interface. Judges can browse the uploaded documents and queries and provide their relevance assessments.
Who is Relevation! aimed at?
Relevation! is aimed at anyone wishing to collection relevance assessment for information retrieval evaluation evaluation.
If you do use Relevation! we would appreciated it if you cited us:
B. Koopman and G. Zuccon. Relevation!: An open source system for information retrieval relevance assessment. In Proceedings of the 37th annual international ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in information retrieval, Gold Coast, Australia, July 2014.
Relevation! is build using Python's (version 2.7) Django (version 1.6) web framework and Twitter's Bootstrap.
- Checkout relevation from github with:
git clone https://github.com/ielab/relevation.git
- Copy your documents into the
- Start Relevation! by running
./manage.py runserver. Relevation! will be running at http://127.0.0.1:8000
- Go to Setup page and upload your queries and document pool. (Queries are in the form queryId[tab]queryText; the pool is in standard TREC results format.)
You can also look at a demo that shows how to setup Relevation! from scratch; the demo is available at https://vimeo.com/ielab/relevation.
Relevation has been used in anger for:
- CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab: 2013-2016
- ECIR diagnose me paper
- Relevance assessment collection for Bevan Koopman's PhD thesis
- SIGIR Clinical Trials Collection paper