Research-paper recommender systems: a literature survey

  title={Research-paper recommender systems: a literature survey},
  author={Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp and Stefan Langer and Corinna Breitinger},
  journal={International Journal on Digital Libraries},
In the last 16 years, more than 200 research articles were published about research-paper recommender systems. [] Key Result We identified three potential reasons for the ambiguity of the results. (A) Several evaluations had limitations. They were based on strongly pruned datasets, few participants in user studies, or did not use appropriate baselines. (B) Some authors provided little information about their algorithms, which makes it difficult to re-implement the approaches. Consequently, researchers use…

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  • C. PanWenxin Li
  • Computer Science
    2010 International Conference On Computer Design and Applications
  • 2010
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