Researchers who use My NCBI* now have access to a new feature: SciENcv. The acronym SciENcv stands for Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae, and with SciENcv researchers can to make and store a professional profile to share online.
One purpose of this tool is to reduce the administrative burden of grant applications by storing researcher biography data in one place. You can read more about its purpose here:
For more details on how to use SciENcv, check out NLM’s technical bulletin: My NCBI Curriculum Vitae Web Application: SciENcv at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/so13/so13_sciencv.html The first section tell you how to create a SciENcv profile.
*My NCBI is a tool that retains user information and database preferences to provide customized services for many NCBI databases. It allows you to save searches, select display formats, filtering options, and set up automatic searches that are sent by e-mail. My NCBI users can save their citations (journal articles, books, meetings, patents and presentations) in My Bibliography and manage peer review article compliance with the NIH Public Access Policy.
My NCBI Help [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Center for Biotechnology Information (US); 2005-. My NCBI Help. 2010 Dec 13 [Updated 2013 Aug 13]. Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK3842/