Kick Google Scholar Up a Notch

Date: Published February 27, 2019; updated July 26, 2019 and February 4, 2020 (If you just want the code, go here.) Maybe you’re applying for a job or going up for tenure, and are trying to demonstrate your research output in a unique way. In academia, the number of publications and citations are commonly used as indicators of productivity and influence - the hypothesis being that productive people are writing more papers and influential people are being cited more.