Step 1: Create your profile
After you've signed in with your Gmail account, return to the home screen. Select "My Citations" from the main tool bar
You will then be prompted to create your Google Scholar profile. Edit this page with any information you want to share. You must use your uml.edu email to verify your account and appear as a public page.
You can edit this information at any time from your "My Citations" page. Simply select edit on the top right. To change your photo, select "change photo".
Upon clicking edit, this page will appear. By checking the box at the bottom you can make your profile public or private.
Step 2: Add Articles
After selecting "Next Step" at the bottom of the page, you will be instructed to add your articles. Here, there are two options 1. add articles by group 2. add articles individually.
1. When adding by group, a screen similar to this will appear:
If you find your full name you have the option to add all articles or see all articles:
When you select "See all articles" you can check the articles that are yours and then select "add" at the top.
2. The second option is to add articles individually. Select add articles on the left side, to see a screen similar to this:
You can individually select articles that are yours and then press "add" to add them to your citations
After completing the Google Scholar set-up you can always add more articles. On your "My Citations" home page, select add:
You will see a very similar screen to the one you saw upon setting up your profile; however, you now have a third option to add articles manually. To learn more about adding articles manually click here.
Step 3: Select Update Settings
The last step is a Google Scholar prompt which asks if you want them to automatically update the content (new publication) or confirm with you first. You will see a screen similar to this:
You can change this setting at any time from the "My Citations" page. Select more and under the toggle menu, profile updates.