Frequently Asked Questions from the Request a Woman Scientist platform

 
 

Question: My discipline isn’t listed- can I add one?  


Response: We crowd-sourced our disciplines and, for the moment, will not be adding others. Our “keywords” are completely searchable and are a great way to customize your entry. Please use that space to include more details about what you do and who you are. Both professional and personal keywords are encouraged.


Question: How do I download the data I queried?


Response: This is actually quite easy to do within the viz. If you click on the header with “last name” etc.

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Then click on the down arrow button on the Tableau footer.

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The options “Crosstab” and “Data” will show up.

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You can then use these options to download your data, which will include name, e-mail address, website, etc.


Question: How do I get someone’s email address/website?


Response: You do this by clicking on their name, a box will then show up with a link to the email and web addresses.

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Question: Can I include multiple web addresses with my entry?

Response: At the moment, we can not include multiple sites, but are working on this for the future.