Symplectic Elements Login
Symplectic Elements is the central publication management system for use by the University of Exeter.
Each user in Symplectic has their own profile and associated publications record, which feeds publications lists on web profiles. The below instructions are to help users get publications appearing under the right year in their web profile.
Profile Page – “To Appear” / “In Press” Instructions
In Symplectic, a publication can have multiple data sources, which can be seen on the Data Source tab:
Each has a slightly different set of publication information.
Your profile page requires a publication date to display the publication under a year instead of “To Appear”. You can select a data source with a publication date using the “Set as preferred record” button under the data source to correct this problem:
Click to enable:
If none of the sources include a publication date, you can add or amend a manual data source against the record to include one.