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Using Social Media to Enhance Your Research Activities

Posted by Brian Kelly (UK Web Focus) on 24 June 2013

SRA paperLater today I’ll be presenting an invited paper on “Using Social Media to Enhance Your Research Activities” at the Social Media in Social Research conference which is being organised by SRA (Social Research Organisation). The paper is available from the University of Bath repository in PDF and MS Word formats.

The abstract for the paper describes how:

In this paper the author summarises the benefits which can be gained from use of social media to support research activities. The paper is based on personal experiences in using social media to engage with fellow researchers, meet new collaborators and co-authors and enhance awareness and impact of research papers.

The accompanying slides are available on Slideshare and embedded below:

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2 Responses to “Using Social Media to Enhance Your Research Activities”

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  2. […] blog posts about use of social media to support research activities (see the posts on “Using Social Media to Enhance Your Research Activities“and ”Using Social Media to Enhance Your Research Activities – Workshop Session at […]

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