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 account will create an account automatically.
No, your login is handled via Monash Single Sign On and your account details are never stored or shared with figshare.
Yes. Your student account will sign you into monash.figshare. You can sign in with a staff account if you have one, however this will create a different account to your student account. If you have two accounts you will need to choose a preferred account to manage your data. If you accept a position at Monash after your postgraduate studies have finished, the content in your student account can be migrated to a new staff account. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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