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Getting Published: Quick Links


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Scholars@Duke brings together the research and teaching activities of all Duke faculty members. Fed from institutional and public data sources and gathered by a suite of tools, Scholars@Duke includes an expertise network, web profiles, and an archive of publications.

Based on VIVO, the research-focused discovery tool, Scholars@Duke helps local and global communities connect to Duke scholarship.

Need help managing your profile? 

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The Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) enables you to clearly identify your publications, distinguishing your works from other people with similar names.  Duke is making it even easier to obtain an ORCID ID

  • Register or link to your ORCID ID through the OIT Account Self-Service Portal
  • Select “Register your ORCID iD” or CREATE one!
  • Authorize ORCID to share your ID with Duke! 

Your ORCID ID is now part of your Duke Directory listing and Scholars@Duke information!  At the ORCID site, you can also search for and identify the publications that are yours! 

Where to Publish?

Finding the right journal can be a challenge. Here are some tools for finding the right place for your article. If you need help, please contact the library.

Finding Full-Text Articles

These links provide easy ways to verfy citations or to search for the full-text of articles when you already have the citation.

To search for articles on a topic, see the Searching the Literature tab.

BMJ Case Reports

For all Duke faculty, staff and students submitting to BMJ Case Reports, the Fellowship Code is 878215. enter this code under step 5 shown in the submission user guide.  

Organizing Citations and Formatting Papers