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Research output metrics: Drawing attention to your outputs

A guide to bibliometrics and other ways to measure the impact of published research

Using social media

Under development

How to raise your research profile

•Use a consistent form of your name wherever possible
•Use an author ID system, e.g. ResearcherID, ORCID
•Ensure you include your institutional affiliation
•Promote your research via appropriate social media
•Use self-citation in a responsible way

Writing for a wider audience

Leeds University Library have published a blog post (30-03-2020) about Communicating your research while working from home, reviewing some of the platforms and services authors can use to increase the audience for their outputs, including Kudos and ScienceOpen.