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Researcher & Author Identifiers, Profiles and Social Networks: Maximize your Impact!

Increase the impact of your publications. Tips on how to promote your research and profile as a New York Tech researcher and author.

Step #1: Create your Google Scholar Citations profile

Google Scholar Citations provide a way for authors to keep track of citations to their articles.

Create your Google Scholar Citations profile here.

The Google Scholar Citations website includes information on:

Example New York Tech Google Profiles:

How to use Google Scholar Citations


  • Quickly check who is citing your publications.
  • Graph citations over time.
  • Compute several citation metrics.


Tips on Using Google Scholar

  • Make your profile public, so that it appears in Google Scholar results when people search for your name.
  • A statistical model is used to try to tell different authors apart - you need to double-check whether the articles attached to your profile are really yours.
  • It is a profiling system, not a registry and, as such, it attributes to authors no unique alphanumeric identifiers.
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