The "lastfm" data set used in the article "A comparative study of social network models: Network evolution models and nodal attribute models"

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This is the "lastfm" network used in the article:

Toivonen, R., Kovanen, L., Kivelä, M., Onnela, J. P., Saramäki, J., & Kaski, K. (2009). A comparative study of social network models: Network evolution models and nodal attribute models. Social networks, 31(4), 240-254.

doi:10.1016/j.socnet.2009.06.004

The data set is described in the article. Please cite the original article when using this data set.

Format of the data set is an edge list, where row in the file is an edge connecting the two nodes indicated by the two numbers separated by a whitespace. Each node number corresponds to a single account in the website.

The original data in which this network is based on was licensed under the "Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales" licese, and accordinly this data set uses the same license. License available at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/
Date made available2019
Date of data production2009

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