RSLIS at INEX 2011: Social Book Search Track

  • Toine Bogers
  • Kirstine Wilfred Christensen
  • Birger Larsen
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7424)


In this paper, we describe our participation in the INEX 2011 Social Book Search track. We investigate the contribution of different types of document metadata, both social and controlled, and examine the effectiveness of re-ranking retrieval results using social features. We find that the best results are obtained using all available document fields and topic representations.


XML retrieval social tagging controlled metadata book recommendation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Toine Bogers
    • 1
  • Kirstine Wilfred Christensen
    • 2
  • Birger Larsen
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal School of Library and Information ScienceCopenhagenDenmark
  2. 2.DBCBallerupDenmark

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