Researcher Networking

Research cannot stay buried in the lab anymore! Under Connect with experts and researchers, you will find a set of tools that help researchers reach out to other researcher and find expertise for new collaborations. Under Outreach, find tools that help you communicate your research to the general public. Citizen science, gathers tools to help you involve the general public in your research efforts, by sharing CPU time, or counting birds for example. And under Crowdfunding, you will find tools that help you collect funds for research from others.

  • Academia – A place to share and follow research and researchers.

  • AcademicJoy – Share research ideas and story in research and innovation.

  • Addgene – Connect with other researchers through this plasmid sharing platform.

  • AssayDepot – Pharmaceutical marketplace for life science research services.

  • Benchling – Life science data management and collaboration platform.

  • Biowebspin – Platform in life science worldwide to networks, work, look up information.

  • Cureus – A free and open access the medical journal and a place for physicians to build a digital CV.

  • Direct2experts – A federated network of biomedical research expertise.

  • Expertnet – Helps you locate experts in Florida universities.

  • GlobalEventList – A comprehensive directory of scientific events worldwide.

  • Innocentive – Helps clients to engage a world of creative and diverse on-demand talent to rapidly generate novel ideas and solve important problems.

  • Journal of Brief Ideas – Provides a place for short ideas to be described – in 200 words or less -, archived, searchable and citable.

  • Kaggle – Connect with organisation in need of data prediction algorithms through open competitions for the best code.

  • LabRoots – Social network for researchers.

  • LabsExplorer – Search for R&D partners, increase your visibility and gain financing.

  • LabWorm – Featuring the best scientific tools, updated weekly and upvoted by the community.

  • LifeScience.net – Online platform for professional networking and sharing of knowledge in life sciences.

  • Linkedin – Professional networking site for all.

  • Loop – Open, cross-platform network for researchers and academics from the Frontiers journals.

  • MalariaWorld – The world’s scientific and social network for malaria professionals.

  • Mendeley – A unique platform comprising a social network, reference manager, article visualization tools

  • MyScienceWork – Diffuse scientific information and knowledge in a free and accessible way.

  • nanoHUB – Centralized platform for computational nanotechnology research, education, and collaboration.

  • Open Science Framework – Gathers a network of research documents, a version control system, and a collaboration software.

  • Profeza – Showcasing the unvalued work behind each article to provide new, more accurate way of evaluating researchers.

  • Profology – A professional community created exclusively for higher education faculty, staff and administrators.

  • Speakezee – Bringing speakers and audiences together.

  • Trellis – A digital platform that connects you to the rest of the scientific community, ran by AAAS.

  • We Share Science – A place to share, search, organize, and connect research videos across research disciplines.