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Elements Alert: Journal Rankings information temporarily unavailable
Posted Wed, 02 Aug 2017, 15:32:57 EST by Michelle Watson

Please note that Journal Rankings information (including SNIP and SJR data) has been temporarily disabled due to problems with data accuracy.

We are investigating the problem with our vendor, and hope to have this information reinstated before the end of the year.

To obtain journal ranking data, please go directly to

We apologise for any inconvenience.


ORCIDs now displaying in DRO
Posted Thu, 15 Jun 2017, 09:41:18 EST by Michelle Watson

If you have created an ORCID ID and connected it with your Elements account, your ID will now display in DRO, alongside your name, in the full record display.

The ORCID IDs are active links, which go to your ORCID profile.

Don't have an ORCID?
Visit Deakin University Library's ORCID website to find out more about the benefits of obtaining an ORCID ID and how to obtain one.

Automatically assigned FoRs
Posted Thu, 03 Nov 2016, 14:27:27 EST by Michelle Watson

Elements now has a new feature - the automatic assignment of Field of Research (FoR) codes for some publications.

This new feature will make workflows more efficient, and mean that publications are viewable in DRO and Find a Researcher more quickly.

To find out more, check out the new Help page.

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