On Demand Webinars

Introducing datasets as a new content type to Dimensions
The Dimensions database now integrates more than 1.4m datasets as a new content type. In this webinar you will learn what datasets are and which datasets are integrated into the Dimensions information ecosystem, why datasets are important for you and your work, and how you can use the datasets integrated into Dimensions to your advantage.
A joined-up perspective on research with Dimensions and Altmetric – a case study of biochar
Have you ever had to get across an unfamiliar research topic quickly? In a complex and changing landscape, looking at publications and citations is not enough – the contextual factors surrounding a research topic are increasingly important as well. Using Dimensions’ state-of-the-art capability to apply classifications and concepts, we can…
Money, money, money (for research!) – inform your funding strategies using Dimensions data
In this webinar, we’ll show you how to leverage Dimensions grant and patent data to help: Assess funding trends in varying fields, disciplines and topicsExplore potential funders beyond “the usual suspects”Strengthen grant applications by examining successful awardsIdentify collaborators to help broaden potential sources of fundingSurface corporate entities suitable for partnership,…
Enhancing your Gap Analysis with Machine Enhanced Literature Retrieval
In this webinar you will learn how Dimensions data can be used to enhance your literature gap analysis. Dimensions is particularly suitable for performing literature gap analyses on a large scale, combining standard abstract searches with high precision full text queries and subsequent aggregation.
Get access to all Dimensions data for scientometric research via Google BigQuery
A special webinar in partnership with the European Summer School for Scientometrics (ESSS) Dimensions is a unique database that extends beyond traditional publication and citation databases by including the whole research and innovation lifecycle including grants metadata, patents, clinical trials and policy documents. In this webinar, which is aimed…
Boosting your REF2021 submission with Dimensions’ Unit of Assessment categorisation
Watch our webinar to learn how Dimensions’ new Unit of Assessment categorisation can support your REF submission and provide you with new insights. Daryl Naylor and Juergen Wastl will demonstrate how to identify publishing trends in UoA's, benchmark against peer institutions, perform a UoA impact analysis or institutional collaboration analysis, find the top researchers per UoA, and much more.
Build a Campus Wide Growth Strategy
Join us for this one hour webinar to learn more about how Dimensions data can be used to help inform discussions and decisions made when developing a campus-wide strategy for growth.
Discover and analyse research in context of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
In our webinar, we will investigate how universities can get an overview of their own SDG-research and its authors, funders, publishers, collaborators and impact. We will also look at how publishers can find out about the presence of SDG-related research in their journals, and we will look at SDG-research at national level.
Discover emerging trends to guide your editorial strategy with Dimensions’ forward looking grants data
Watch this webinar to learn how Dimensions’ rich and connected grants data can be used to identify emerging research trends that can help you shape your editorial strategy.
Using Dimensions to make strategic collection development decisions
Dimensions offers the most comprehensive collection of linked data in a single platform; from grants, publications, datasets and clinical trials to patents and policy documents. Because Dimensions maps the entire research lifecycle, it allows you to follow your institution’s research from funding through publishing output to impact. In this webinar…
How to use Google Sheets to find academic experts in Dimensions
Do you often need to find experts to review submitted grant applications or manuscripts, to fill open research positions or to find collaborators? In this webinar we will show you step-by-step how to use the recently released Google Sheets add-on to query Dimensions, and easily find the most relevant experts…
What do your researchers do next? Use Dimensions data to find out
The Dimensions database offers the most comprehensive collection of linked data in a single platform; from grants, publications, datasets and clinical trials to patents and policy documents. Our researcher profiles, aggregated using advanced machine learning techniques, display the outputs of individual researchers, from publications to patents. When PhD students graduate…
Empower your author engagement with Dimensions
As recent worldwide events push the publisher landscape towards Open Access (OA) models even faster, it’s becoming mission-critical for publishers to focus on author engagement activities. Now, it’s more important than ever to know who your most prominent and most loyal authors are, to nurture them, and to always be…
Advantages of the Dimensions approach to journal indexing
Dimensions aims to cover all aspects and objects of the research process since fast access to quality data is crucial to discovery and research assessment. That is why we are as inclusive as possible when integrating publications into the Dimensions database. Not just when it comes to journal articles but…
Using Dimensions publication and grants data to validate transformative agreements
In this webinar, we will show you how to make your transformative agreement more successful by using Dimensions rich publication and grants data. Looking at robust data surrounding authorship and funding in topical areas by country, geography, institution, and funder, you will learn how to reveal key insights into the current and future state of play for your discipline which will complement your own usage statistics.
Dimensions on Google BigQuery: breaking barriers between users and data
Dimensions provides a comprehensive view of the research and innovation landscape. Updated daily, it currently contains 112m linked publications with 1.3bn citations, 5.5m grants worth $1.7 trillion in research funding, 41m patents, 600k clinical trials, over 120m Altmetric data points and, critically, links between all these inputs and outputs to…
How to build a Covid-19 dashboard using Dimensions on BigQuery and Data Studio
In this tutorial we will show how to create a simple COVID-19 dashboard using Dimensions on Google BigQuery. At the end of the tutorial you will know more about the Dimensions data available via BigQuery, how it is structured, how to access it using a visualization tool…
Evaluate your institution’s Open Access policy and inform an Open Access outreach plan
Are you curious about the impact of your institution’s Open Access policy? Wanting to identify researchers at your university who published openly, and how many of them are complying with funder mandates such as Plan S? Or wondering how much of a specific journal is Open Access? You can get…
Inform your Research Strategy with new, game-changing insights
Join our webinar to learn how to use grants, patents, clinical trials, and publications for new and deeper insights about your research and its environment. Make your analyses tell you more - with the data in Dimensions you can get richer insights into competition, collaboration, disciplines, or impact. It can help you discover new opportunities, avoid dead ends, and set new waypoints.
How Dimensions can boost your Marketing & Communication activities
Discover how Dimensions can help you keep up to date on the latest publications and awards at your institution, find similar research with significant coverage to find appropriate outlets for outreach, identify researchers at your institution, discover research that is receiving attention online, quickly surface research publications, grants, clinical trials and intellectual property at your institution to tie into trending news topics, and more.
Use Dimensions and its API to enrich records in Pure and other CRIS/RIMS systems
In this webinar we will show how research institutions who are using the Pure system from Elsevier or other CRIS systems can use the Dimensions API for their different needs. In particular, we will showcase how Pure users can take advantage of the affiliation resolution capabilities with the upcoming release of the Pure Write-API, to help untangle external organisation records that accumulate over time and much more.
Discover our top time-saving strategies for finding reviewers with Dimensions
The peer review process is vital to helping funders make critical decisions. The NIH alone receives over 50,000 grant applications per year, making this task extremely time-consuming. Funders need fast access to accurate data-driven search results pulled across millions of data assets to successfully organize and manage the grant application process. In this webinar you will learn how Dimensions can help.
The Impact of Irish Research: Discovery and Analysis Using Dimensions
Watch this webinar to discover more about the impact of Irish research, learn about the life-cycle of Irish research from grant to publication to impact, find out what the latest trends in funding are, and discover the Open Access trends in Irish Research.
Dimensions for the compliance office
Spending a lot of time and effort complying with federal mandates regarding disclosures of foreign funding, intellectual property and clinical trials? Find out in just 30 minutes how Dimensions can save you hours of time on these tasks via our interlinked database of over 100M publications, 5M awarded grants, 39M patent records, 500K clinical trials from around the world, and more.
Scientific and technical competitive intelligence gathering using Dimensions deep data discovery
In this webinar you will learn how Dimensions deep data discovery can be used to access scientific and technical data across a networked view of global research information.