|This guide expands on the information in the 'Boost your Academic Profile'
booklet that was issued to researchers at University of Reading in 2017.
There are still a few paper copies available. Contact the Research
Publications Adviser if you would like a hard copy of the booklet.
There are suggestions for some simple things that you can do to make
your research more visible and so more likely to be cited.
There are three simple steps that you can take now to make sure that your outputs are attributed to you.
Making sure that you have a consistent digital identity is essential if all your outputs are to be correctly attributed to you.
Use the links below or the drop-down menus to work your way through the three steps and find out more.
Prepare your publications well and vary your outputs
Cite yourself (when appropriate and in moderation)
Write clear titles and abstracts
Share your data and research materials
Standardise names and affliations
Tracking attention and impact