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INFSCI 2480/ISSP2280: Adaptive Information Systems

(Spring 2015, CRN 21827)

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The core course book

The following book will serve as the main course book. Almost all readings will be assigned from it. This book have been reserved for you at the Pitt ULS.

The Book Cover The Adaptive Web: Methods and Strategies of Web Personalization.
Brusilovsky, P., Kobsa, A., Neidl, W. (eds.)
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4321. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2007.

Additional Readings

The following books can serve as a good complement to the main course book. The first two extend the Recommender Systems component and the remaining two show how many techniques presented in the course book on conceptual level can be programmed using Python or Java introducing key concepts in a very clear and development-oriented way.

The Book Cover Recommender Systems Handbook
Ricci, F.; Rokach, L.; Shapira, B.; Kantor, P.B. (Eds.)
Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2011
The Book Cover

Recommender Systems: An Introduction
Markus Zanker, Alexander Felfernig, Gerhard Friedrich
Cambridge University Press, 2011

The Book Cover Programming Collective Intelligence: Building Smart Web 2.0 Applications
Toby Segaran
O'Reilly, 2007
360 pages
The Book Cover Collective Intelligence in Action
Satnam Alag
Manning Publications, 2008
425 pages

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