Individual project: Book recommender system using collaborative filtering

Hi all!

I really enjoy watching project walkthrough videos posted by Dataquest on its YouTube channel. The one about building book recommendation systems using collaborative filtering was especially interesting to me.

I decided to implement my own project along similar lines, but added some tweaks that I hope made the workflow more robust and the resulting recommendations more relevant. I used the same UCSD Book Graph datasets to build a simple recommendation system that produced several dozen recommended books for me.

The link to the project on Github is here. I plan to continue working on this project by adding machine learning algorithms and using validation to evaluate the errors of predictions.

The Jupyter notebook can be downloaded here (126.1 KB).

I will be grateful for your feedback.

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