At ResearchGate, our mission is to connect the world of science and accelerate scientific progress. It is where a large community of researchers come to share, discuss, and collaborate on research. We rely on our members to help us make sure that ResearchGate always stays useful, relevant, and of a high quality. So that all our members contribute their best work, we've put together some important guidelines.
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Our Community Guidelines outline appropriate behavior on ResearchGate so that every member knows how to keep all their contributions professional and respectful.
Take a look at our our Q&A Guidelines for for specific instructions on asking questions and joining discussions in our Q&A forum.
Our Our Commenting Guidelines outline outline how you can make sure you're providing high-quality feedback on the research you're reading.
Please note: Our Guidelines for providing feedback on preprints gives you tips on how to give authors relevant and useful feedback to help them move forward with their early research.
We rely on the help of researchers from our network to help us create an environment that if is free from inappropriate or abusive content and comments. Please take a look at our section on reporting content for guidelines on our guidelines on Reporting content on ResearchGate to find out how to report different types of content.