ResearchGATE ( http://www.researchgate.net/ ) is a free of charge, online research platform (meta-data of about 35 million articles and publications as well as tens of thousand of Full texts) that aims to connect scientists, researchers, and scholars worldwide.
- Social networking platform for your research, your expertise, your contacts (i.e., present yourself and your work, grow your contacts and connect with a global scientific community, form groups, upload papers)
- A place to get answers (i.e., discuss your work and methodology, help others and find solutions)
- Millions of publications at your fingertips
- What, when, and where (e.g., conferences, JOBS)