Researcher profiles and tools to enhance research impact

  • DATE

    23 October

  • TIME

    10:30 - 11:30


    Webinar via Blackboard Collaborate

The Department of Library Services at the University of Pretoria cordially invites you to a webinar on Researcher profiles and tools to enhance research impact, as part of a series of webinars themed Shifting the boundaries of your research impact.

In this presentation, a number of researcher profiles will be reviewed and their benefits discussed. The following will be included: ​Google Scholar profile, Scopus Author ID, ORCID, ResearchGate,, LinkedIn and Publons.

Presenter: Ms Sunette Steynberg

Sunette Steynberg is the Research Commons Co-ordinator for the Department of Library Services at the University of Pretoria. She specialises in Bibliometrics, the statistical analysis of academic research and prior art (patent) searching.  She provides bibliometric support to the University Executive and the Departments of Institutional Planning and Research and Innovation.  

Target audience: All students and staff

RegistrationPlease click here

Moderator and enquiriesDr Johann van Wyk

Other webinars in this series include:

  • Bibliometrics
  • Altmetrics
  • Open Access publishing and Article Processing Charges
  • Open Access: how to avoid the web of predatory publishers
  • Open Access: how to upload theses and dissertations to UPSpace
  • How to upload datasets onto the UP Research Data Repository (Figshare).

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