A Novel Approach on Entity Linking for Encyclopedia Infoboxes

  • Xufeng LiEmail author
  • Jianlei Yang
  • Richong Zhang
  • Hongyuan Ma
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 957)


The Infoboxes in encyclopedia articles contain the structured factoid knowledge and have been the most important source for open domain knowledge base construction. However, if the hyperlink is missing in the Infobox, the semantic relatedness cannot be created. In this paper, we propose an effective model and summarize the most possible features for the infobox entity linking problem. Empirical studies confirm the superiority of our proposed model.


Knowledge base Information extraction Entity linking 



This work is supported partly by China 973 program (No.2015CB358700), by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 61772059, 61421003). This paper is also supported by the State Key Laboratory of Software Development Environment of China and Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xufeng Li
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jianlei Yang
    • 1
  • Richong Zhang
    • 1
  • Hongyuan Ma
    • 2
  1. 1.BDBC and SKLSDE, School of Computer Science and EngineeringBeihang UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.CNCERT/CCBeijingChina

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