Q: How do I find out about what a publisher allows for deposit to repositories?
A: Check SHERPA/RoMEO
Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
RoMEO is a searchable database of publisher's policies regarding the self- archiving of journal articles on the web and in Open Access repositories.
eScholarship is the institutional repository for the University of California, for faculty, staff and students, including undergraduates to deposit and post their creative output. These FAQs and information links will take you to additional explanations and resources about specific issues:
Talking Points or FAQs:
Google Scholar Citations: Create an Author Profile
Create a unique identifier to manage your publication lists, track times cited counts and h-index, and avoid author misidentification. Can be linked to your ORCID identifier. ResearcherID is from the same company that provides Web of Science.
ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher. Can be linked to other identifiers such as ReseacherID.
Scopus Citation Tracker: The Scopus Citation Tracker is the simple way to find, check and track citation data. Available to anyone with a Scopus subscription, it lets you track data year by year for a specific author or topic.
ISNI - International Standard Name Identifier (ISO 27729) ISNI is the ISO certified global standard number for identifying the millions of contributors to creative works and those active in their distribution, including researchers, inventors, writers, artists, visual creators, performers, producers, publishers, aggregators, and more.
New Ways to Track Research:
Altmetrics: New options for tracking author work and citations
From their web site: "Altmetric tracks what people are saying about papers online on behalf of institutions, publishers, authors, libraries and institutions."
Assigns article level metrics based on and article's: tweets, blog & Facebook postings, news outlets, and listings on Mendeley, Connotea, CiteULike, etc.
Altmetric Bookmarklet: Free bookmark, install in your browser toolbar. Allows you to get Altmetrics data for an article while you read it.
Altmetics Tools: A growing list of applications.
An app to manage your twitter feeds.
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