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Publishing strategy guide

What is a research profile?

A researcher profile is an online identity tool to showcase your publication history. This helps collaborators, funders and colleagues find you and your publications.

Why do you need to maintain a researcher profile?

  • Increase visibility of your research
  • Increase your publication citations
  • Save time by connecting all scholarly information about you
  • Correct attribution, names and affiliations
  • Be identified by potential collaborators
  • Increase your funding opportunities

Profile tools recommended for UNSW researchers

Need help?

Tips for managing your researcher profile

white tick in a green circle Check regularly for accuracy and keep it current

white tick in a green circle If you have multiple profiles link them together

white tick in a green circle Do not share information that you cannot legally disclose to others