2004-185535 is referenced by 11 patents.
PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a means of narrowing down information, without being conscious of specific names, writers or the like of information that is the object of retrieval.SOLUTION: In an information storage retrieval system 1, a plurality of information storage retrieval devices (2, 5) and an attribute information administration server 8 are connected via a network. A user carries out information retrieval by inputting a reference time, a reference place, a reference category and a fixed axis, by means of a retrieval condition input means 25 of the information memory retrieval device A(2). The information retrieval is carried out for the information memory retrieval device A(2) or for other information storage retrieval device B(5). The attribute information administration server 8 carries out mediation, when the information storage retrieval device A(2) connects other information storage retrieval device B(5). Also, the user retrieves information close to the retrieval result, by scrolling an information display means 26 where a thumbnail which is a retrieved result, is displayed.