Research Publications

(Please note, some of the links below refer to Swedish pages and documents.)

At Umeå University you can register and make your publications available for free in DiVA, Digitala vetenskapliga arkivet. In accordance with a decision taken by the vice-chancellor it is mandatory for you as a researcher to register everything you have published during your active work period at Umeå University. Publish in DiVAInstructions for publishing in DiVA

Import references to DiVA

It is also possible to import references to DiVA from PubMed, ISI Web of Science, Libris and the reference handling program EndNote. Instruction for importing references to DiVA

Enhanced visibility

Communicating your research and acting towards free availability of scientific research opens up for quicker and more extensive dispersion of research results as well as increased citations. Full texts will also be made available via other search engines, e.g. Google, Google Scholar. As author you retain full copyright. 

How to choose journal for scientific publishing

The number of questionable, scholarly open-access journals are steadily increasing. The journal names are often similar to the names of well established scientific journals. One way to control the status of a specfiic journal is to see if it is indexed in Web of Science or PubMed.

Journals indexed in Web of Science 

Journal Citation Reports - list of indexed journals (sorted by impact factor)

Journals indexed in Medline (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

Medline - list of indexed journals