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Questions tagged [google-scholar]

Concerning the use of Google's search system for searching scholarly research, including maintaining individual profiles.

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Automation on google scholar alerts

I would like to follow articles that cite several researchers in my field. I created a google scholar alert on those researchers, however, I'm getting around 70 emails per week and most of them ...
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Arxiv updated references not tracked by Google scholar

I uploaded a preprint to arxiv and then uploaded a second version after 2 weeks with additional references. It seems that it has been more than a month but Google Scholar is unable to track the ...
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Institute affiliation link in google scholar

As you may have seen, in google scholar, there is no link for some institutes in the profile page of researchers. I wonder why this is so. After a great deal of searches I figured out that the main ...
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wrong authors name [duplicate]

i have published a conference paper but in google scholar under the paper the authors name are wrong. It does not show my name or any other authors name of the original paper. It shows different ...
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Google Scholar: Where/How to send Emails to make corrections to them? [duplicate]

It looks to me that various articles of mine have huge parts of missing citations from various published papers from other people. For example, by checking adsabs.harvard.edu, I find many more ...
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Problem in citation link in Google scholar

I have uploaded a paper in eprint site. In my Google scholar, the citation of my paper is addressed by the semanticscholar.org site. My problem is that, I have revised my paper in eprint site, but ...
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How can I validate a citation that is genuine in google scholar but as a *?

Google Scholar may mark citation counts with an asterisk (*), meaning: This "Cited by" count includes citations to the following articles in Scholar. The ones marked * may be different from the ...
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Lost citations on Scholar

Checked my citation score and it turns out three citations (from 3 different articles) disappeared over the weekend. How can this be explained? I just hope it's some weird bug in the crawler. Anything ...
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How to cite a bookchapter that is accepted and To appear?

I have a book chapter that is accepted and I want to cite it on a conference paper that I should upload its camera ready today. What is the best way to cite it ? here is my bibtex. @inbook{...
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Google Scholar not indexing my paper - NeurIPS 2018

I have recently published a paper in the NeurIPS 2018 conference. A quick search in Google scholar shows that other papers from the same conference ARE indexed. In addition, the paper from the ...
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Why is Google Scholar popular in some fields but not in others?

In disciplines such as computer science and engineering, Google Scholar is a fundamental tool in not only searching for recent work of a researcher but is also frequently used as a metric for the ...
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How can I remove a verified google-scholar account?

I have moved to another university and created a new google scholar account here. However, my old account which was verified with the academic email address of the former university still shows up. I ...
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What would be the acceptable procedure (if any) for creating a Google Scholar page for someone else?

When doing research to answer this question, I would have loved to see the Google Scholar page of Nobel Laureate Martin Karplus. However it does not exist. There is a Google Scholar page for Richard ...
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Searching for specific characters in publication titles

Is there any way to search for articles that include a specific character in their name? For instance, suppose you want to find articles that include $, £ or € in their title. When I have tried to ...
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Google Scholar: How to search by author's email?

I want to search for paper come from Google, Airbnb and Bytedance etc. (to learn about their machine learning application). If I search for Airbnb.com, the result would look like this Some are what ...
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How to get a book indexed by Google Scholar: How to upload to Google book search and what makes a book scholarly?

I have seen similar posts to this one, but none of which answer my specific questions. The google scholar help documentation states: Documents larger than 5MB, such as books and long dissertations,...
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Is there any ways to document Google search results in a research paper? [closed]

I'm about to write a paper that includes extensive searches on google with different queries. Is there any ways for me to show in my paper that this search provided these results at the time being?
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How do I add a label or keyword to my Google Scholar account?

I notice that some people have labels or keywords associated with their Google Scholar profile - e.g., biochemistry, DNA, etc. How do I add these to my profile? Thanks!
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Submitting conference paper to Google Scholar when proceedings not available

I presented a paper at a conference but the conference never got around to publishing their proceedings. They kept saying it was going to happen "soon" but after six months, I have lost hope. Is ...
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Should we do literature search in Incognito mode?

I found a claim that literature search (in Google Scholar, ScienceDirect, Scopus, Web of Science, etc) should be performed in Incognito/Private Browsing mode. According to the claim, search results ...
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Why I could not search this paper in Google Scholar? [closed]

I am interested in this paper An Evaluation of the Potential of NMR Spectroscopy and Computational Modelling Methods to Inform Biopharmaceutical Formulations. But it seems that it could not be found ...
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How can an Error in Google Scholar be corrected?

The bibliographic data of an article of mine is confused with that of a book with the same title. Not so long ago the book was confused with another article of the same year, thereby cancelling the ...
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Email alert for Google Scholar's recommended articles

I really like Google Scholar's list of "recommended articles". I usually find useful references there related to my work that I did not know about. But I rarely log into Google Scholar to check ...
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Does google scholar rescan papers and update citations?

I have an in press paper (let's call it paper A) which is cited in another in press paper (paper B). The citation is complete (issue nr. etc.). The citing paper (B) was supposed to be published after ...
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Why should I add co-authors on Google Scholar?

Google Scholar wants me to add areas of interest, photo, and co-authors. I understand why I may want to add the first two, but why add co-authors? All the publications already list the actual co-...
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How to merge citations from two different google scholar accounts?

I have two gmail accounts. Each has its own Scholar account. I want to merge them both so that my citations are unified. As I have different citations on both accounts. Can someone help?
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google scholar has not listed me as coauthor

After finally getting an article listed on google scholar via preprints, Google Scholar has not listed me as an author on my paper on either preprint it has indexed. I was the one who uploaded them to ...
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How to see citation contexts of all the papers that cite a paper?

Given a paper, I'm looking for a quick way to see the citation contexts of papers that cite that paper, to gauge both the direction and intensity of sentiment towards the original paper and help me ...
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How can I find papers of a specific journal?

I want to find papers of a specific journal. For example, I want to search papers about the smart grid security only in the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid journal. Is there appropriate configuration ...
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If and how long a thesis parked on a restricted server will be indexed by Google? [closed]

My thesis has been archived on the repository of my university with restricted access three weeks ago. By "archived" I mean that it has been assigned an identifier online. So far, however, I found ...
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how do I add an article to google scholar [closed]

How do I add an article that is published in a journal and is online as a PDF on the journal's site to Google Search? To clarify, I am not adding it to my google scholar profile but instead want it ...
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Google scholar citation counting suddenly drops, very recently [closed]

Very recently, I had noticed that almost all scholars, from all countries and from all different universities, that I am aware of, their Google scholar citations counting suddenly drop (of the scale ...
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I publish under a single name, Google scholar does not index my name. What can I do?

I publish under a single name (no last name). As google scholar does not recognise me as an author I face several issues with citation counts and wrong bibliographic data being available at google ...
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Literature search engine including citation count, year, and the conference presented at

When I am searching for literature on a particular topic, I'd like to see a list of results together with three main pieces of information: citation count, year, and publication venue (i.e., ...
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Google scholar citation and title issues

First question: I have an important article on arXiv and I updated its title in the 2nd version. But after that Google never updated the article title and I know people are citing my 2nd version and ...
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Google Scholar has lumped two publications into one

How do I correct a google scholar error or omission or duplication?
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Will the preprint published to the figshare be available on Google scholar?

I have published a preprint of my research paper on figshare. Will it be indexed on Google scholar (like a published research)? And if it does, then how many days will it require?
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Google scholar: Search papers by all the authors with particular label

Is it possible to use google scholar to search all the papers by a list of authors who has a particular label. Example: all the papers by the authors with label:power_electronics
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Does citation count include cites from arxiv

I was wondering, suppose I have an arxiv paper citing my paper, does Researchgate or google scholar count it as if my paper was cited? What if there are two versions (arxiv and peer reviewed) and ...
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How to change the title of a paper without harming the citation counts

Sometimes, after I publish a working paper in arXiv or a refereed paper in a conference, I change the title of the paper. This can be due to several reasons: A reviewer in a journal I submitted to ...
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How to check geographical variation/self citation in the citing articles on Google Scholar?

In my department, I have been assigned to find geographical variation and self-citation in the citing articles of some research papers. On Google Scholar, manually it is very difficult to check ...
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Expected size of search results for a meta-analysis?

I'd like to perform a meta-analysis on the efficacy of web-based counsellor interventions across different modalities (text counselling, video counselling, etc.) To do so I created the following ...
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why does google scholar find a paper I wrote for a course? [closed]

I just found a [citation] result on google scholar listing a paper I wrote for a seminar as an undergrad. The result isn't a link, it just lists the title, author and year. This can't have been cited ...
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Google scholar search query issue [closed]

Last year Economics of Governance (Springer) published an article that I co-authored titled "Political determinants of fiscal transparency: a panel data empirical investigation". Google Scholar ...
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Is Google Scholar good for cross-disciplinary analysis?

I hear in a lecture that Google Scholar is better than other databases such as Web of Knowledge and Scopus when it comes to cross-disciplinary analysis of citations. It was argued that Google Scholar ...
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google scholar citation for github repository

I am preparing the code for a paper which already published (without my name on it). The code is about to release now and I was hoping to add that to my google scholar or something to keep a record of ...
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Correcting the authors name on google scholar [closed]

I was wondering if anyone here may have had any success with getting title / author's details corrected on Google Scholar? I have recently published an article and my surname was incorrectly parsed ...
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Is there a way to report to google scholar some systematic mistakes? [closed]

I've noticed, for citations, that some BibTeX files provided by google scholar are having regular errors (I believe these are errors). For bib items, there is the "pages" field, in which we could ...
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How to report spam pdf links in Google Scholar?

I sometimes find that the PDF linked to a reference in Google Scholar is spam. For example, it might have the first two pages of the journal article followed by a link to some website (often in a ...
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How to be properly cited with a two-word last name

I have a two-word last name which gives as full name something like "Mike Adam Pince" (just an example) with "Mike" the first name and "Adam Pince" the last name (no middle name). I have published ...