latrobe.edu.auCRICOS Provider 00115MCRICOS Provider 00115MUsing Google Scholar tomeasure the impact ofyour research
2La Trobe University• Provides a simple way for authors to keep track ofcitations to their articles• Check who is citing your publications, graph citationsover time, and compute several citation metrics• Set up a profile and make it public, it’s quick to set upand simple to maintain!
3La Trobe UniversityGetting started• Get started with Google Scholar Citations:• http://scholar.google.com• My Citations (top right hand of page)• Login to your Google email account or Sign Up• Create your author profile and make your profilepublic!• Help is available
4La Trobe UniversityUpdating your citation records• Your citation metrics and graph are automatically updatedas Google Scholar updates• To automatically update your articles, select Profileupdates from the Actions menu and update settings
5La Trobe UniversityExploring citations to your articles• Check Cited by to see who is citing your articles• Click the title of the article to see the citation graph• Check new citations to your articles under Follownew citations• Create alerts to new cites to your articles under theCited by number, click the envelope icon on the left