Visibility Check

Can other scolars find my publications online? How can I use social media for a greater reach of my research? The Visibility Check provides you with answers to these types of questions.

The Visibility Check gives you insight into your reach and provides you with tips on how to draw more attention to you and your scientific work.

Impact & visibility

HIgh visibility of your scientific work is important for its impact. In addition to traditional citation counts, there are more and more new factors that measure research impact. For example, you can use altmetrics (alternative citation counts) to see how often an article is mentioned on Twitter and other media. The Visibility Check gives you insight into your visibility and provides you with tips to increase your impact.

Open Science

There is a link between open science and your visibility as a scolar. Open Science is about making the research cycle more open and transparent. By sharing your research openly, you create transparency, thus strengthening the scientific and social impact of your work.

Read more about outreach & public engagement.


This Visibility Check is a beta version. For now, it only works on laptops and PCs. The library will continuously improve the tool. Do you have any comments or questions? Let us know.