Research Commons: Enhancing the Visibility of Your Research

This workshop will be offered twide:

Date: February 24 (Cases in health sciences & natural sciences discussed*)
Time: 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm
Venue: 519 Kaneff


Date: February 28 (Cases in social sciences and humanities discussed*)
Time: 10 am - 12 pm
Venue: 519 Kaneff

*As the same tools will be explored in both sessions, researchers in any discipline will

be able to benefit from attending either workshop.*


Register here


Are you seeking to enhance the visibility of your scholarship? This practical workshop

will focus on strategies and techniques to increase the discoverability of your

scholarship on the web. Through this hands-on session, participants will be able to:

1) Create and learn about different researcher IDs such as ORCID, Scopus ID and Web

of Science Researcher ID; 2) Create and learn about researcher profiles that can be

built on such platforms as Google Scholar, ResearchGate, Mendeley and Wikidata; 3)

Learn how to deposit your publications in open access repositories such as

YorkSpace in order to increase the reach of your research.

Participants are invited to consider bringing samples of their scholarship to work

through the practical segments of the workshop.



Andrea Kosavic

Associate Dean, Digital Engagement and Strategy, York University Libraries

Dany Savard

Director, Open Scholarship, York University Libraries

**There is an additional optional 1-hour for 1-on-1 consultations with experts from the

Libraries. All are welcome to stay and attend.*