Collaborative and Social Information Retrieval and Access, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605663077
  • ISBN-13: 9781605663074
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 371 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released March 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Presents current developments in information retrieval including case studies, challenges, and trends. Covers topics such as recommender systems, user profiles, and collaborative filtering.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Section I User Modeling in Collaborative and Social Information Retrieval and Access (CSIRA).
2: State-of-the-Art Recommender Systems.
3: Computing Recommendations with Collaborative Filtering.
4: Section II Advances in User Modeling in CSIRA.
5: Analyzing Communal Tag Relationships for Enhanced Navigation and User Modeling.
6: Adaptive User Profiles.
7: Modeling Users for Adaptive Information Retrieval by Capturing User Intent.
8: Ontology-Based User Competencies Modeling for E-Learning Recommender Systems.
9: Section III Improved User Modeling: Application of CSIRA.
10: Combining Relevance Information in a Synchronous Collaborative Information Retrieval Environment.
11: DemonD: A Social Search Engine Built Upon the Actor-Network Theory.
12: COBRAS: Cooperative CBR Bibliographic Recommender System.
13: Music Recommendation by Modeling User's Preferred Perspectives of Content, Singer/Genre and Popularity.
14: Web Content Recommendation Methods Based on Reinforcement Learning.
15: Collaborating Agents for Adaptation to Mobile Users.
16: Section IV Selected Readings.
17: A User-Centered Approach to the Retrieval of Information in an Adaptive Web Site.
18: Personalized Information Retrieval in a Semantic-Based Learning Environment.
19: A Semantic Web Based Approach for Context-Aware User Query Formulation and Information Retrieval.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.