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A university for the real world


Your online presence is important

  • To promote research and teaching activities
  • To improve your chance of being cited
  • To ensure correct attribution
  • To guarantee credit in research assessments
  • To find new collaborators
  • To find new funding sources

The key tools

  • University profiles: QUT staff profiles
  • Author disambiguation: ORCID, ResearcherID
  • Search engines: Google Scholar, Scopus
  • Social media: Twitter, LinkedIn, blogs
  • Communities:, ResearchGate
  • Reference sharing: Mendeley
  • Dissemination: The Conversation, your email signature, The Expert Guide

Why ORCID matters