Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Cyril Cleverdon
Born: September 9, 1914, in Bristol, UK
Death: December 4, 1997 (Age: 83)
- British librarian and computer scientist who is best known for his work on the evaluation of information retrieval systems.
Honors and awards
- Professional Award of the Special Libraries Association (1962).
- Award of Merit of the American Society for Information Science (1971).
- The Gerard Salton Award of the Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval of the Association for Computing Machinery (1991).