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Researcher Visibility and Impact: Platforms for promoting your Research

A guide into Academic or Researcher visibility


What is ORCID?

ORCID is a unique identification number that can make your scholarship easier to find and attribute.

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What is a Scopus ID?

Your Scopus Author ID allows you to track your publications indexed in the Scopus citation database and build metric reports

A Scopus Author ID is automatically generated the first time one of your publications is indexed in Scopus.

How to create own Google Scholar Profile?

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Google Scholar Citation Profile is a popular tool to showcase your research outputs alongside citations  associated with these outputs.  It also calculates some basic bibliometric indicators of impact such as h-index  and i10-index.

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