Create Your ResearcherID
To access or register with ResearcherID.com, you must first sign in or register with the Web of Science database.
To Register or Sign in click 'Sign In' from the main menu:
Once registered you may sign
To create ResearcherID, click 'My ResearcherID' from the "My Tools' on the main screen:
Complete the registration
process by filling in the required information and click ‘Submit’:
You will receive the e-mail notification with your ResearcherID number.
Log in to ResearcherID to view your profile information. Your ResearcherID number will be displayed on the screen.
To add more information to your record, click 'Manage Profile':
To edit your information and to set your public / private preferences, go through the next five steps:
Edit your personal details.
Edit / add Affiliation details.
Edit publication list.
Update your security information.
Submit if you would like to receive notifications.
Click 'Submit Changes' on each page.
To view your record, click 'Return to My Researcher Profile'.
Publications can be added to ResearcherID from Web of Knowledge by selecting the "I Wrote These Publications" button:
If you have publications that do not exist in Web of Knowledge, you can upload references directly from EndNote Web or you can upload a file in RIS format.
To add publications to your profile from EndNote Web or to upload a file in RIS format, click on 'Add publications':
Select one of the options to upload references:
Note: these references will not include citation information and therefore will not make a difference to your citation metrics.