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On the Use of Cross-Domain User Preferences and Personality Traits in Collaborative Filtering

  • Ignacio Fernández-TobíasEmail author
  • Iván Cantador
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9146)


We present a study comparing collaborative filtering methods enhanced with user personality traits and cross-domain ratings in multiple domains on a relatively large dataset. We show that incorporating additional ratings from source domains allows improving the accuracy of recommendations in a different target domain, and that in certain cases, it is better to enrich user models with both cross-domain ratings and personality trait information.


Collaborative filtering Personality Cross-domain recommendation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universidad Autónoma de MadridMadridSpain

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