04 Jan 2016


  • Ruey-Cheng Chen
  • Damiano Spina
  • Liu Yang
  • Qingyao Ai

SummaryRank is a python package dedicated to supporting ranking experiments over sentence/summary data. It has implemented a range of basic functions, such as data imports, representations/features generation, and feature vectors split/join operations (for SVMLight format), to make ranking experiments easy.


If you make use of this resource, please cite the following article:

    author = {Yang, Liu Yang and Ai, Qingyao and Spina, Damiano and Chen, Ruey-Cheng 
                      and Pang, Liang and Croft,  W. Bruce and Guo, Jiafeng and Scholer, Falk},
    title = { Beyond Factoid QA:  Effective Methods for Non-factoid Answer Sentence Retrieval},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of ECIR'16},
    year = {2016}


Damiano Spina