Is INCEND free to use?

Accessing relevant research content on INCEND is and will always be free.

Making research and science accessible to everyone is what drives everyone of us. INCEND allows anyone to search and browse information without the need to register. To engage with other users, have a personal profile and share information we require a free registration to INCEND.

At the moment, INCEND is in private beta, offering its portal only to a limited audience. After the public launch INCEND will be available to everyone! In the mean-time, you may register here.

What is your Copyright Policy?

INCEND acts as a conduit of publicly available information. We aggregate research-related information from across the web and make it available through one portal. Therefore, we exercise no control over the type and content of information displayed on INCEND.

We respect our users’ ownership of and responsibility for the content they choose to share. However, INCEND stands for trustworthy content that exemplifies a human pursuit of knowledge. We ask all our users to respect our content policy for the common goal to discover, share and discuss knowledge.

We take copyrights very seriously. If you believe that some content infringes an existing copyright, please report the content.

Can I remove inappropriate content?

INCEND stands for high-quality content that represents a pursuit of knowledge, independent of source and domain. If you however encounter content that you deem inappropriate, please report the item in question to initiate a review.

Can I upload my own content?

Anyone can embed content from across the web as long as you respect our content policy. This is fundamental to our goal to open research and science to the whole world!

INCEND is currently in beta phase. The upload function is released only to a limited audience. The feature will be released progressively to a larger amount of users. If you would like to see a specific topic on INCEND, please e-mail us with a list of topics or authors. To keep track on the newest developments on INCEND, please make sure to check out and subscribe to our blog, The Incentive.

How can I delete my profile?

If you would like to delete your account or your automatically generated researcher profile, please e-mail us. We greatly appreciate any additional feedback.

Before you decide to remove your profile, we would like to stress the fact that we only aggregate publicly available research-related information. You can read more about our Copyright Policy here.