bbarker
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How to get cited and how to boost the impact of one's work?
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If it is software related and there are no available source codes (or even executables at times!), or the code is very poor in ease of use, I will usually not cite it given an alternative. Another ...

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Is there a way to check for similarities within a single text?
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This may not be the best solution, but there are lots of string alignment software packages readily available. Specifically, biological sequence alignment software is highly abundant. I actually did ...

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Getting into grad school with a low gpa
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It sounds to me as if you definitely have a chance, though the GPA is somewhat low. The fact that you became better over time with regard to GPA is a very good sign. You may want to calculate your ...

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Are there any tools to automatically search and download literature in a given .bib file?
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Mendeley can do this, though for non open access articles, you will get at most the abstract. Also, there's no guarantee on automatically getting pdfs, as this depends on user uploads.

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Academic 'rehabilitation' after poor undergraduate results
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Going straight from undergraduate work to graduate is not the only path (not sure what the alternative paths would be in philosophy exactly - but I can imagine they are many and varied). The years ...

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