MyCV Training and Support

Who can I ask for help?

The Department Administrators are the primary points of contact for MyCV at Questrom. If additional assistance is required, please contact Marie Burrage (mburrage@bu.edu) and Kristen Gallagher (kmgallag@bu.edu) in the Dean’s Office. For questions about BU’s Open Access policy, please contact BU Digital Scholarship Services at disc@bu.edu.

Access the training materials

The following user documentation is available for you as you begin using and familiarizing yourself with My CV:

 

 

General Profile §  My CV-Profile-User Guide §  View Your My CV Profile (1:47)

§  Edit Your My CV Profile (1:43)

§  Assign a Delegate (1:10)

§  Link Your ORCiD (2:16)

§  Export a CV or BioSketch (0:57)

§  Find a BU Colleague’s Profile (0:47)

§  Find a BU Colleague Publishing in a Certain Field (1:04)

Publications §  My CV-Publications-User Guide

§  Quick Reference – Refining Publications Queue

§  Quick Reference – OA Policy and How to Opt Out

§  Quick Reference – Import Publications from Google Scholar

§  Customize Your Search Settings (1:08)

§  Connect Author Identifiers (1:24)

§  Claim or Reject Pending Publications (0:56)

§  Review Claimed Publications and Add Missing Publications (2:18)

§  Fix Errors in a Publication Record (1:02)

§  Deposit to OpenBU (1:41)

§  Request an Open Access Policy Waiver (0:59)

§  How to Review Your Publication List (9:05) (Walkthrough of the steps outlined in the videos posted above.)

Teaching Activities §  My CV-Teaching Activities-User Guide §  Add Teaching Activity

(2:15)

Grants §  My CV-Grants-User Guide §  Add a Grant (2:22)
Professional Activities §  My CV-Professional Activities (Service) User Guide §  Add Professional Activities (2:18)
 Faculty Annual Report (FAR) §  Questrom-specific User Guide §  How to begin your FAR (2:31)

§  Adding Leave Information (3:51)

§  Provide Tenure Information (2:15)

§  Complete Teaching Activities (3:55)

§  Complete Professional Activities (3:52)

§  Complete Publications (2:09)

§  Complete Grants (2:48)

§  Complete your FAR (1:12)

External and International Activity Report

(EIAR)

§   My CV External and International Activity Report User Guide