Visibility in FUTUR and UPCommons

FUTUR , the website for the scientific production of UPC researchers and UPCommons , the institutional repository that preserves the academic production of the University, facilitates the visibility and impact on the Internet of UPC publications and their authors.


Visibility to FUTUR

In DRAC , fill out your personal information and enter all your publications, research projects and other activities. These will be published in FUTUR as of the next weekly update.

Librarians review and expand the bibliographic references of your publications introduced in DRAC and post to UPCommons  the full text, in open or restricted access according to the open access policies of publishers. 

From the option Identify yourself from the top menu of FUTUR, authenticate yourself and enter your "personal corner":

- add your expertise, the social networks where you are present and a personal photo.

- check the "Yes" option in "Do you want to post to Futur? "in all the personal data you want to display.

You can follow the instructions that you will find at Frequently Asked Questions  at FUTUR.


All active researchers of the UPC, professors, researchers, research support staff, researchers in training, professors emeritus and retired PDI of the Program UPC Senior with research activities introduced in DRAC have a personal page a FUTUR

If you are a researcher and you do not have any research activity in DRAC but you want to enter your entire resume, contact: 

So that the page of your research group is complete, if you are the person in charge of the group:  

- from the option Identify yourself from the top menu of FUTUR, authenticate and enter your "personal corner". The Organization Profile - Group Name tab incorporates the group logo, collaborative networks, and links of interest. 

You can follow the instructions that you will find at Frequently Asked Questions  at FUTUR. 

Visibility to UPCommons

To increase the visibility of the documents deposited, UPCOMMONS uses the interoperability protocol of the Open Archives Initiative (OAI-PMH). This allows services like Openaire or Recolecta (Fecyt) collect the metadata of the documents of UPCommons to make other products and increase your visibility and impact.

Last update: 22 / 02 / 2019