Researcher Profiles

Scholarly Communication: Researcher Profiles

Researcher Profiles

Researcher profiles on various research platforms, online researcher communities, social media sites, online reference management software, etc., make you and your research visible to a wider/global community through the sharing of articles and other research work, following of colleagues, communication with peers and the identification of potential collaborators. Visit the different pages on this guide to learn more about:

Online research profiles also contribute to the increase in your researcher and research impact through metrics (e.g. citation counts) and altmetrics (e.g. social media mentions).