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SOAR User Manual

Your Research Output

Your Research Output is a list of works you have either deposited in SOAR or have been imported from external sources. In order to ensure your scholarship is accurately represented in SOAR:

  • Regularly review your research output to ensure it is accurate and up-to-date
  • Add any missing works or request to have your citations bulk loaded by staff
  • Upload files or add links to your outputs to make them accessible to researchers
  • Report errors to library staff using the messaging option next to an output

Add a Single Work

To add a single work:

  1. Login to SOAR
  2. Click Add Content > Output
  3. Select an asset type (article, conference paper, book chapter, etc.)
  4. Follow the prompts to submit your work

Add Works in Bulk

To add works in bulk:

  1. Export a list of your citations from another platform (ORCID, Scopus, Google Scholar, etc.)
  2. Save your citations in BibTex or RIS format
  3. Send the exported file to

Once your citations have been added to SOAR, you'll receive instructions on how to upload copies of your work to make them available to researchers. Uploading a copy of your work (typically your Accepted Manuscript) makes your scholarship more widely accessible and increases its visibility, use, and impact.

Add Files and Links to an Existing Work

To add files and links to an existing work:

  1. Login to SOAR
  2. Click the Output tab
  3. Click the ellipses next to a work and select Add files and links

Report an Issue

To ask a question or report an error with your work:

  1. Login to SOAR
  2. Click the Output tab
  3. Click the ellipses next to a work and select Messages

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