Today we celebrate five million members sharing their scientific output, knowledge and expertise on ResearchGate.
Together, you share an exponentially increasing number of:
Everything you contribute to the network – whether it’s a dataset, a conference paper or a journal article – is making progress happen faster. That’s why we want to show our appreciation and give you another reason to share: you can now generate a free DOI for research you add to your profile.
DOI stands for “Digital Object Identifier” and is a unique and permanent number used to recognize digital content. A DOI helps you to:
How it works:
Go to your profile, click add your publications and choose what kind of research you'd like to add.
Fill out the details about your research and choose whether you’d like to enter an existing DOI or generate a new DOI.
You’ll find the DOI on your publication’s page and we’ll also send you an email with the DOI for safekeeping.
For this feature we partnered with Datacite, a service that supports researchers by enabling them to identify, locate, access, and cite research datasets with confidence.
Celebrate five million members working together to further progress and generate a DOI for your work.
Questions or feedback? We appreciate your thoughts.