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To merge identified duplicate nodes, select both the "Extracted Co-Authorship Network" and "Merge Table: based on label" by holding down the 'Ctrl' key. Run 'Data Preparation > Update Network by Merging Nodes'. This will produce an updated network as well as a report describing which nodes were merged. To complete this workflow, an aggregation function file must also be selected from the pop-up window:

Aggregation files can be found in the Sci2 sample data. Follow this path "sci2/sampledata/scientometrics/properties" and select the mergeIsiAuthors.properties.

The updated co-authorship network can be visualized using 'Visualization > Networks > GUESS', (See section 4.9.4.1 GUESS Visualizations for more information regarding GUESS).
Figure 5.13 shows the layout of the combined 'FourNetSciResearchers' dataset after it was modified using the following commands in the "Interpreter":   

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