Signing up

To use MERMAID,  you need to register or sign up at

You can 'sign up with Google' to use an existing Gmail account and associated password, or enter a different email and create a password specific to MERMAID. Your account will be linked to your email.

Only users who have a MERMAID account can be added to a project and collect data on MERMAID

MERMAID is only officially supported on Google Chrome and Firefox browsers, and may not function with other browsers, like Explorer or Edge.

After signing up you will receive a confirmation email to verify your new account. You can access your profile information by clicking on the avatar in the upper right corner of any page. Here you can view and change your email and name.

If you forget your unique password for MERMAID, click 'Don’t remember your password?' on the login page to receive an email with a link to reset your password.

If you signed up for MERMAID using Google and forgot your Gmail password, you must reset your password through Gmail.