Research Analytics Tool - Dimensions

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UCSF now has access to Dimensions, a research analytics tool you can use to:

  • Conduct more effective literature searches: find and access what you need, faster.
  • Analyze the impact of your own research and others across your field.
  • Explore over $1.3 trillion in research funding, and get information to improve your next funding application.
  • Identify potential collaborators and track emerging topics.


To log in to Dimensions, go to app.dimensions.ai, click on “Log in” in the top right corner, and enter your ucsf.edu email address. Log into Dimensions using your Single Sign On (SSO) credentials. The first time you do this, you will need to confirm your email address through a confirmation code, and then you will be asked to create an account.

To learn more, check out our guide at https://guides.ucsf.edu/dimensions.

The Dimensions search page