myElements - An Overview

This article highlights the basics of myElements which include what it is, where and how to log in, and how to get help. It also includes a quick start guide on using the application and links to more detailed instructions.

What is myElements?

myElements is a research information system. It automatically collects information related to research and scholarship using open data sources and licensed library databases. myElements also connects to other UNH systems to collect personnel, grants, and teaching information.  myElements is the replacement to the Digital Measures Faculty Activity Reporting (FAR) system. These tools are meant to store data that you can use to generate the assessment report. They are not, however, capable of storing the reports themselves.

For information about the myElements migration and implementation project visit http://www.unh.edu/myelements

 

Logging in to myElements?

Navigate to https://elements.unh.edu and log in with your UNH username and password. Making sure it is just the username without @unh.edu or @ad.unh.edu or any other variation.

NOTE: Firefox and Chrome  are the recommended browsers. Slowness may occur with the other browsers.

The Process

There are 2 main parts to this process the input and the output.

The input involves adding scholarly, professional and teaching activities, and funding sources to myElements. This is done from the Home Tab (top left of page). The output is the report that is created and sent to the department for review. The report is found under the Menu Tab (top left of page).  Both tasks need to be completed in order to create a report.

 

Quick Start Guide

The quick start guide will highlight the basics for importing activities and creating and submitting an assessment document. Click on the attachment below.

 

For more detailed help with

Editing your profile

INPUT

Searching and Claiming publications

Importing citation management file (includes Google Scholar, Zotero, Refworks, Endnote etc)

Adding publications/scholarly activities

Adding professional activities

Adding teaching activities

Adding grant and funding information

OUTPUT

Faculty Activity Report

 

 

Frequently Asked questions

 

Need additional help?

Please fill out this myElements webform with as much detail as possible.

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  • Author: Jennifer Hammond
  • Department: Documentation & Training
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