Resources

Case studies

How to use Dimensions to facilitate the growth of a research portfolio

A case study from University of Massachusetts, Lowell - a current user of DImensions Plus
Publications

A Guide to the Dimensions Data Approach

A collaborative approach to creating a modern infrastructure for data describing research: where we are and where we want to take it.
Publications

Dimensions: Building Context for Search and Evaluation

This article, which was published in Frontiers, gives an overview of the methodology of construction of the Dimensions dataset and user interface.
Publications

A Collaborative Approach to Enhancing Research Discovery

This report takes a closer look at some of the research insights that can be gathered using the new Dimensions platform, with a focus on the benefits of its collaborative approach to development.
Videos

The Dimensions Story

An introduction to why and how Dimensions was developed.
Videos

An introduction to the Dimensions Badges

A closer look at the Dimensions citation badges - free for individual researchers, institutional repositories, Open Access publishers and those who are part of the ReadCube Discover program.
Videos

Dimensions Free – 2 minute introduction

An introduction to the free version of Dimensions - where you can search across over millions of publications and explore their associated citations, Altmetric data, grants, patents, policy documents and clinical trials.
Videos

What is Dimensions?

This video gives a short introduction to Dimensions, a dynamic, easy to use, linked-research data platform that re-imagines the way research can be discovered, accessed and analyzed.
Library Toolkit

Dimensions Analytics – Quick start

This training video walks new users of Dimensions Analytics through the database. It covers the many features and capabilities Dimensions Analytics has to offer.