Profiles & networking
Find platforms to raise your academic profile and find collaboration and funding opportunities with new partners.
Academia.edu is a platform for academics to share research papers. Academics use Academia.edu to share their research, monitor deep analytics around the impact of their research, and track the research of academics they follow.
AcademiaNet is a database of profiles of excellent female researchers from all disciplines. It brings excellent women researchers into the spotlight for those wishing to find members for scientific bodies or to fill leadership positions, reporting on science, programming conferences, or looking to bring in experts for making decisions.
Academic Room is the first multidisciplinary knowledge platform where academia and industry can build open communities to organize academic content within well-defined practice areas. The platform also dramatically reduces time to locate, both, credible scholarship and experts within a field of research.
AuthorAID is a global network that provides support, mentoring, resources and training for researchers in developing countries. AuthorAID works directly with universities and institutions to build local capacity.
Biowebspin is the academia-industry partnering network for Scientific Innovations in all fields of Life Sciences. Biowebspin helps academic researchers find collaboration and funding opportunities with industrial partners.
Crastina is a platform for the exchange of experience, knowledge and inspiration regarding both scientific peer-to-peer communication and science dissemination. The main target group of the web site is science students and scientists in their early career.
Expert Gallery Suite
The Expert Gallery Suite is designed to showcase your people’s expertise and enhance the reputation of the institution as a whole.It makes it easy for groups across campus to connect their top faculty with funding and media opportunities that so often get missed.
Google Scholar Citations
Google Scholar Citations is a citation service provided free of charge. It provides a simple way for authors to keep track of citations to their articles. You can check who is citing your publications, graph citations over time, and compute several citation metrics.
Humanities Commons is an open-source network for humanities students and scholars to connect with peers in all disciplines, share their work, and more. Joinning in will offer you personalized recommendations: members to follow, groups to join, and open-access scholarship to download!
INCEND is a science communication portal bringing together researchers, professionals and a wider audience to discover, share and discuss research-related content. It aggregates content (from blogs, podcasts, tutorials, etc) to communicate science outside academia. It will suggest you new formats, topics and thought leaders to discover.
LabRoots is a social networking website, offering top scientific trending news and premier educational virtual events and webinars. Contributing to the advancement of science through content sharing capabilities.
Linkedin is a business- and employment-oriented social networking service that operates via websites and mobile apps. It is mainly used for professional networking, including employers posting jobs and job seekers posting their CVs.
LOOP is a network built around Frontiers and nature journals. Research network available for integration into all journals and academic websites, making researchers discoverable across the boundaries of publishers and organizations.
Methodspace is a multidimensional online network for the community of researchers, from students to professors, engaged in research methods. The site is created for students and researchers to network and share research, resources and debates.
MLA Commons is the scholarly network for MLA members. By joining in and and adding your academic interests to your profile, you will get personalized recommendations about people, groups, and open-access scholarship of interest.
My Science Work
My Science Work is a researchers social network based on publications database. It develops solutions that help publishers and research institutions to manage, measure, analyze and promote their content.
OpenVivo is a demonstration of a VIVO anyone can join. You can browse or search information on research, people, and organizations. OpenVIVO is available to anyone who has a registered ORCiD identifier.
ORCID is a nonprofit organization, that connects research and researchers. It provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities.
Profology is an exclusive community where faculty, staff and administrators make valuable connections, share course ideas, collaborate with and learn from peers throughout academia. A team of academics, technologists and marketers working together to bring the best social experience to higher education professionals.
ResearcherID is an identifying system for scientific authors. Each member is assigned a unique identifier to enable researchers to manage their publication lists, track their times cited counts and h-index, identify potential collaborators.
ResearchGate is a social networking site for scientists and researchers to share papers, ask and answer questions, and find collaborators. Its mission is to connect the world of science and make research open to all.
Sciforum is a platform for scholarly exchange and collaboration. You can participate in online conferences, share scholarly papers and other files, create or join discussion groups and collaboratively manage bibliographies.
ScholarBridge is a solution for academic research centers that facilitates student involvement in research and provides management for administrators. Connecting students and professors who share research interests. Promotes academic research by facilitating student-mentor matching.
VIVO is member-supported, open source software and an ontology for representing scholarship. VIVO supports recording, editing, searching, browsing and visualizing scholarly activity.