January 25, 2022

Research Article: (Preprint): “SciReader: A Cloud-based Recommender System for Biomedical Literature”

The following preprint was recently posted on bioRxiv.

SciReader*: A Cloud-based Recommender System for Biomedical Literature


Priya Desai
Stanford University

Natalie Telis
Stanford University

Ben Lehmann
University of Santa Cruz

Keith Bettinger
Stanford University

Jonathan K. Pritchard
Stanford University

Somalee Datta
Stanford University


via BioRxiv
May 30, 2018
DOI: 10.1101/333922


2018-05-31_19-44-43With the growing number of biomedical papers published each year, keeping up with relevant literature has become increasingly important, and yet more challenging. SciReader www.scireader.com is a cloud-based personalized recommender system that specifically aims to assist biomedical researchers and clinicians identify publications of interest to them. SciReader uses topic modeling and other machine learning algorithms to provide users with recommendations that are recent, relevant, and of high quality.

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8 pages; PDF.

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