Google Scholar Profile

How to create a Google Scholar Profile

To create a Google Scholar citations profile:

  • Go to Google Scholar
  • Click on My Profile
  • Sign in to your Google Account.
    • The email address and password are the same as for other Google tools e.g. Gmail or Google Drive.
    • If you don't have a Google Account, click on 'Create an account' and follow the prompts to create your account.
  • Follow the prompts to create your profile
  • Upload a photo and complete the profile information
  • Add your publications (Google Scholar will automatically identify and provide a list of citations. Tick the box for all publications relating to you)
  • Select "Make my profile public"
  • Check your email and click on the verification link
  • Update your profile by clicking "Edit" for relevant fields or "Change/Add Photo".
Further information

Google Scholar Citations

Tracking My Citations in Google Scholar (video)