COS Information Sheet


Refworks - COS
General Information Sheet

What is Refworks- COS?

·COS is the leading global resource for hard-to-find information critical to scientific research and other projects across all disciplines. We aggregate valuable information so you spend less precious time and money searching for the information you need, leaving you more time and money for your projects.

Funding Opportunities

·Find funding with COS Funding Opportunities: search the world's most comprehensive funding resource, with more than 25,000 records worth over $33 billion.

COS Expertise

·Identify experts and collaborators with COS Expertise: search among 500,000 profiles of researchers from 1,600 institutions throughout the world. Discover who's doing what -- current research activity, funding received, publications, patents, new positions and more.

COS Profile

·Promote your research with a COS Profile: showcase your research and expertise among researchers and scholars from universities, corporations and nonprofits in more than 170 countries. Use convenient tools to keep your CV updated and accessible.

COS Workbench

·Every researcher who registers for COS account automatically receives a personalized COS Workbench from which to access and manage COS services, including:

  • Listing in COS Scholar Universe
  • COS Quick Form for Online CV