Google Scholar – creating a profile

Creating a Google Scholar profile

The most important functionalities:

  • an interdisciplinary academic search engine with a bibliometric function
  • increases a scholar’s visibility on the Internet
  • enables configuration and updating of a scholar’s profile
  • enables citation monitoring
  • indicates the Hirsh index
  • a hyperlink system that creates a text interaction map
  • the popularity of the tool enhances text visibility and research internationalization
  • creates personalized libraries and saves links to chosen publications
  • an alert system that informs an author on new articles and citations as well as papers on the topics of their special interest

Recommended to academic teachers:

  • creating lists of publications to read
  • trying to enhance their visibility on the Internet
  • willing to publish their research results regularly
  • interested in checking their research impact


How to create a profile on Google Scholar