This repository contains code for the paper "Retrieving Time from Scanned Books". If you use this paper or the dataset, please cite:
Foley, J. and Allan, J., "Retrieving Time from Scanned Books," Proceedings of the 37th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2015), Vienna, Austria, March 29 - April 2, 2015, pp. 221-232.
Build the code:
- try -DskipTests if they fail for you; they use temporary files which can be wonky
- Maven should automatically pull in all dependencies you need
This repository contains code which built as of April 1st, 2015 on Ubuntu Linux with Oracle Java 8 and Maven v. 3.0.5. May the odds be ever in your favor if you're coming to this much later. Perhaps it can be a good reference anyway.