Your Profile

The top of the page displays an overview of the information associated with your account, including:

  • Your username: The user date, which states the month, date, and year your profile was created
  • A profile photo: The highest role associated with your profile, such as Administrator, Contributor, or Researcher
  • Metadata: The box labeled Metadata provides further information regarding your user profile. Click the Pencil icon in the top right corner to edit your user metadata. You can fill in fields for your Location, Full name and Affiliation
  • Email address: the email you use to sign in. you can edit this, but it must be a valid email
  • Community username: if you have an account on, you can link to your profile

Click the Save button in the bottom right corner to save any changes you have made.


The Collaborations table allows you to search for other users with whom you want to share data. It lists the Username or Email address of the collaborators and the state of the collaboration. To add a new collaboration:

  1. click on the Green button that says + ADD COLLABORATION. This will take you to a search bar where you can search for specific users using their name or email address.
  2. Click to highlight the desired user.
  3. Click the green ADD button to add them to a new collaboration.

To edit an existing collaboration:

  1. Click the pencil icon under Actions on the collaborations table.
  2. From here, you can change the user,s current access state to either View or Edit.

To revoke an existing collaboration:

  1. Click the Prohibitory symbol under Actions on the collaborations table. This will delete the collaboration.


Click the cog button at the top of your profile. From here, you can adjust your notification settings or deactivate your account.