Make your work visable and accessible


  • View profiles of authors
  • Search via the unique RID number
  • Search by keyword

Intended for

  • Academic Administrator
  • Academic Researcher
  • Research & Development Professionals


ResearcherID is your place to manage and share your professional information. Solve author identity issues while simultaneously adding dynamic citation metrics and collaboration networks to your personal profile.


  • ResearcherID Badge: Advertise a member's ResearcherID profile on your Web page or Blog. The Badge creates a hovering display of recent publications, and allows viewers to also link to the member's full profile in ResearcherID.
  • Collaboration Network: Visually explore who the researcher is collaborating with.
  • Citing Articles Network: Visually explore citation relationships based on Web of Science data.


  • Create a custom profile, choosing what information is public or private.
  • Build an online publication list using Web of Science search services, the EndNote Basic online search, or by uploading RIS files.
  • Manage your ResearcherID publication list with EndNote Basic.
  • Generate citation metrics with times cited information for items added from Web of Science.
  • Get links to full text for items added from Web of Science (subject to your subscriptions to full text).
  • Add past institution affiliations to your profile.
  • Explore the world of research with an interactive map that can help locate researchers by country and topic, or use the new country tag cloud.
  • ResearcherID can automatically track times cited counts and citation metrics for records found in Web of Science. Add your publications directly from Web of Science searches.


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