LIvRE, a Content-Based Video Retrieval search engine based on LIRE

Resource Type Date
Software 2016-02-13


Authors: Gabriel deOliveira-Barra (University of Klagenfurt), Mathias Lux (University of Klagenfurt) and Xavier Giro-i-Nieto (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya).

LIvRE is a free, open-source, multi-platform Content-Based Video Retrieval (CBVR) search engine based on the LIRE project . In other words, LIvRE makes it possible to efficiently parse, index and search through small and huge video collections using images as input queries.

Features Overview

Open source, state-of-the-art features based on the LIRE CBIR library, powerful performance, covers the 3 main blocks of a full CBVR system: Extraction, Indexing and Retrieval, uses Apache Solr as search server, scalable, Multi-platform and OS independent.

Demo, latest source code and set up instructions are available at


People involved

Xavier Giró Associate Professor

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