Event title:

Being an effective digital researcher

Event details

Monday, November 13, 2017
14:00 - 15:30
BJL Skills Room 2 - Ground floor
Workshop size:

Event description

This master class will encourage participants to engage with social networks, online collaboration tools and automated alerts to maintain professional networks, share research and keep reading current.

For example, it will look at the academic use of Twitter, LinkedIn, Academia.edu and Researchgate.net.

Master class requirements: You must be comfortable engaging with social media platforms.

By the end of the master class you will be able to:

  • Use social networks for academic networking
  • Engage with social networks for discovery purposes
  • Know how to use Twitter at a conference
  • Organise your research
  • Share documents with peers
  • Promote your research

Who is this master class for?

This master class is ideal for postgraduates and early career researchers who want to make better use of web 2.0 technologies for networking and research as well as those who wish to make better use of the tools available for managing research material.

This workshop is run by a Library Skills Adviser


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