Discovery Research Portal is the University of Dundee's digital research repository. Set up in 2010, it covers all aspects of the University’s research activities and outputs, in one place.
Content, from the University’s academic staff and postgraduate students, includes:
Where possible, a full-text version of the work is available for download.
Discovery also includes “grey literature”. For example working and discussion papers and technical reports.
A clickable banner on Discovery lists all University of Dundee COVID-related research. This includes:
Discovery content is searchable in:
This makes the University of Dundee research outputs discoverable across the web.
You may have heard of the term Pure, this is the software that underpins Discovery.
Discovery profiles are routinely given to:
Your profile page is like your own advertising space! Consider who might see it:
Being visible is key to making your work reach further afield. A full Discovery profile will bring cohesiveness to your research. You are in control of your research profile and you can make your own page as informative as you wish.
Here are the things you can add to the page:
And that's it!
A quick and easy way to build your online presence.
For clear instructions on how to fill out your profile visit our Open Research SharePoint site.
Need help? Email: Discovery@dundee.ac.uk
What's in it for you?
Discovery integrates information about each researcher’s publications, funding, research groups and impact. Discovery will support the University’s submission to REF2021, and internal research management.
Academic staff can use the system to produce:
By making your work available in Discovery you adhere to the University of Dundee's Policy to Govern the Publication of Research.