What is SelectedWorks?
SelectedWorks is a platform used to build a professional profile where others can easily discover your teaching and research interests, communicate with you, or follow your work more closely. Faculty and staff are provided free access to SelectedWorks as a part of Forsyth Library's Faculty Services in conjunction with the FHSU Scholars Repository. You can view FHSU SelectedWorks profiles in the FHSU SelectedWorks Author Gallery.
Why use SelectedWorks?
SelectedWorks is a service provided by Forsyth Library as a way to showcase the scholarship of FHSU faculty and staff and help them maximize readership and measure the impact of their scholarly works.
Who is eligible for a SelectedWorks Profile?
Any currently serving FHSU Faculty or Staff member is eligible to create a SelectedWorks profile featured in the FHSU SelectedWorks Author Gallery.
How do I create a SelectedWorks profile?
STEP 1: Create a SelectedWorks Account
STEP 2: Build Your Profile
Please see the SelectedWorks step-by-step profile creation tutorial for more detailed information
How do I add material to my SelectedWorks profile?
STEP 1: Submit works to the FHSU Scholars Repository
STEP 2: Import deposited works to your SelectedWorks Profile
Please see the SelectedWorks Import Works step-by-step tutorial for more detailed information
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Where can I see my SelectedWorks profile?
Q. I have my SelectedWorks profile but it doesn't look like the other FHSU Profiles.
A. On the "About" page click to edit your current position. Make sure the box titled "Affiliate my profile with this institution" is checked. See number 8 on the step-by-step instructions.
Q. I know I have works in the FHSU Scholars Repository but nothing is showing up when I try to import my works.
A. Contact the FHSU Scholars Repository to ensure that your SelectedWorks email matches the email on the items in the repository.
Q. I deleted a work from my profile but I want to re-add it but it no longer shows up when I try to import my works.
A. From the "Import Works" screen click the box for "Include previously reviewed content" to see all of your items not included on your profile. See number 3 from the SelectedWorks Import Works Step-by-Step tutorial.
Q. Can I upload documents directly to my SelectedWorks profile without first submitting to the Scholars Repository?
A. No. In order to ensure that all copyright restrictions are being honored, works must first go through our analysis process to ensure that authors will not be held liable for copyright infringement. You can find out more information about authors rights on the Scholarly Communications Guide.
Q. Who do I contact if I have questions?
A. Contact the FHSU Scholars Repository Team at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or issues you may encounter.