Go to https://monash.figshare.com or click on the red “Login to monash.figshare” button above. Once on the monash.figshare homepage click on the red “Log in” button on the top right of the screen and follow the prompts.
No, logging in with your Monash username and password, and staff email address will create an account automatically.
No, your login is handled via the Australian Access Federation (AAF), an Australian Government funded service that provides the means of allowing a participating institution and/or a service provider to trust the information it receives from another participating institution.
You will need a staff Monash username and password and staff email account to use monash.figshare. All graduate research students can apply for a staff account through their supervisors.
monash.figshare is a publicly accessible, cloud-based website that is accessed via your Monash username and password login. This means you can access it anytime from anywhere in the world without restriction.
The homepage of monash.figshare displays all published items from newest uploaded to oldest irrespective of the type of file. Items can also be searched by clicking on 'Categories' under the Monash University logo. This displays all the categories (in monash.figshare only) in alphabetical order, and by newest to oldest within each category. Clicking on ‘Browse’ at the top of the monash.figshare homepage provides a list of the featured categories in figshare.com.
You can also search all of figshare.com or only monash.figshare. To search all of figshare enter your search terms in the search box at the top of the monash.figshare home page. To restrict your search to monash.figshare only click on the link ‘Search’ under the Monash University logo, and then enter your search terms in the search box that appears.
Once your results display you can then filter them in three ways:
- by how relevant, new or popular they are;
- by type, such as figures, posters, datasets, code, projects, etc
- by licence