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Scholar Universe is a database for locating academic, international, and scientific experts

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With 2 million profiles, Scholar Universe™ is the largest available collection of searchable profiles covering active full-time faculty. Spanning over 200 disciplines and 31 countries, each profile in Scholar Universe is regularly reviewed for accuracy and currency to provide only the most relevant and timely expert access for corporations, publishers, journalists, and academic libraries.

Scholar Profiles include key biographical information, research interests, selected publications, and contact information, enabling users to identify, assess, and contact relevant scholars based on their research, publishing, and professional credentials. Scholar Universe delivers reliable expert search results when searching for qualified experts based on their expertise, location, background, and more.

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Scholar Universe for Corporations and R&D Organizations

  • Reinforce your R&D investments: Find key opinion leaders from around the globe to expand your network of qualified academic partners
  • Enhance your technological development: Locate consultants and collaborators with expertise in evolving science and technology
  • Improve your corporate intelligence: Understand colleagues' background, including education, positions, publications, research interests and professional affiliations
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Scholar Universe for Publishers

  • Scholar Universe is your one-source solution for finding authors, reviewers, and customers to meet specific editorial and marketing objectives.
  • Expand your pool of qualified authors and reviewers to increase signings and reduce time during the manuscript development process.
  • Create targeted marketing lists for market research or direct-mail marketing campaigns with more flexibility and accuracy than available from any other source.
  • Advance search options allow for filtering results by affiliation, academic discipline, degree, region, Zip Code, and more.
  • Save time and money by finding the right people for your editorial and marketing needs.
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Scholar Universe for News Media

  • Expand your contact network with access to 2 million qualified experts.
  • Identify relevant and unknown experts not previously used by your competition.
  • Get quick access to topic experts for breaking stories before your competition.
  • Increase your supply of relevant experts to increase your potential to find the right expert, even on tight deadlines.
  • Find local experts using our easy Zip Code search to find experts within 10, 25, 50, or 100 miles from your location.
  • Search for the perfect expert for your story without having to broadcast your story idea to public media relations networks.
  • Instantly view expert research focus and publications to quickly qualify experts and understand their perspectives before you make contact.
  • Easily access new perspectives for your piece based on publications authored by experts of interest.
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Scholar Universe for University Libraries

  • Another version of Scholar Universe is available to university libraries. Known as COS Scholar Universe, it is integrated with COS Funding Opportunities, Papers Invited and scores of ProQuest's large citation collections. For more information, visit
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Scholar Universe for Scholars

  • Scholar Universe is your source for current and accurate information on people in your profession - your colleagues, competitors, and potential collaborators.
  • View current research activity inside and outside your discipline on topics of interest to you.
  • Increase collaboration opportunities by raising your exposure to the research activities taking place across multiple disciplines.
  • Find information on researchers' organizational affiliations, research and publishing activities, and funding status.
  • Combining accurate profile collections with easy to use search tools lets you explore and engage your professional community - down to the person - with ease and confidence.
  • Increase exposure of your research and scholarly activities to worldwide scholars, students, researchers, publishers, and journalists seeking your expertise.
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Note - Countries are in alphabetical order.
  • Aland Islands
  • American Samoa
  • Anguilla
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba
  • Botswana
  • Bouvet Island
  • Brazil
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • China
  • Christmas Island
  • Cocos (Keeling) Island
  • Colombia
  • Czech Republic
  • Cyprus
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • Estonia
  • Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
  • Faroe Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Southern Territories
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greenland
  • Greece
  • Guernsey
  • Heard Island and McDonald Islands
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Iran
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Isle of Man
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • South Korea
  • Kuwait
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lithuania
  • Malaysia
  • Macao
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Nigeria
  • Norfolk Island
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palestine
  • Peru
  • Pitcairn
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Reunion
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • South Africa
  • South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Svalbard and Jan Mayen
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Tokelau
  • Trinidad And Tobago
  • Turkey
  • Uganda
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Virgin Islands (British)
  • Wallis and Futuna
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