Making your research visible and accessible will increase chances of your research being noticed, used and having impact, thus increasing your own reputation and chances of success in your academic work.
Listed below is a tools that can help you to promote and increase the visibility of your research works.
What is ORCID iD
ORCID iD is a unique and persistent identifier for researchers—an ID number that can help make your scholarship easier to find and attribute so that you get credit for all that you do. ORCID uniquely and persistently identifies you and your published work throughout your career, even if you change your name, publish under different variations of your name, move institutions, or switch fields. Through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, ORCID supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized.
Why ORCID iD
Academic Social Media Academic Social media is an increasingly important to the academic as a tool for promoting research work. Researchers can use it to profile their work, exchange ideas and results, and to meet like-minded peers. The benefits of using social media are abundant, but it’s important to know how to leverage the power of each platform type. (Elsevier).
You may use the following academic social media platform to promote your research work :
ResearchGate is a social networking site for scientists and researchers to share papers, ask and answer questions, and find collaborators.
How it works :
Share your publications, access millions more, and publish your data.
Connect and collaborate with colleagues, peers, co-authors, and specialists.
Get stats and find out who’s been reading and citing your work.
Ask questions, get answers, and solve research problems.
Share updates about your current project, and keep up with the latest research.
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. Over 69 million academics have signed up to Academia.edu, adding 21 million papers. Academia.edu attracts over 45 million unique visitors a month.
Linkedin is a social network for professionals in which people can create a profile, connect with peers, and network. Researcher can list your publications and other research outputs, experiences, skills and current and past positions. It is great if you are looking for exposure in broader communities, including industry, business or government.
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research
Kudos is a platform dedicated to dissemination across the multiple networks and channels available to researchers for sharing information about the research work.
Share your research article in UniKL IR.
Please consult with your Librarian to deposit your research work in UniKL IR
UniKL Researcher Portal
Update your profile and research work in UniKL Researcher Portal
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