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Social networks for researchers

  1. 1. Social Networks for researchers English sessions with Jonathan McFarland Sílvia Sastre Documentalista 1
  2. 2. Summary• Introduction• Social Networks for researchers• Other useful Social Networks• The 2.0 work of team• Conclusion 2
  3. 3. Introduction How does it feel to be considered one of the countrys leading researchers? HUNGRY 3
  4. 4. YES, WE CAN!
  5. 5. Improving the researchers’ work visibility• Connecting with other scientists around the world.• Sharing the results of their research.• Taking care of their on-line reputation.• Showing the importance of research to the world.• Overcoming geographical barriers. 5
  6. 6. Analyzing Social Networks for researchers
  7. 7. ResearchGateWas built for scientists, by scientists, with theidea that science can do more when it is drivenby collaboration. 7
  8. 8. ResearchGate features• For researchers, different disciplines are visually represented by different colors and dimensions.• The majority of users are from biology (356,083 users, 9,183,359 papers) and medicine (427,550 users, 7,973,228 papers).• The register is FREE and you can do it through Facebook.• You can find information about other authors and their institutions, projects, topics, publications, job offers and you can also create research groups for working together. 8
  9. 9. ResearchGate in Facebook 9
  10. 10. Feelsynapsis 10
  11. 11. Feelsynapsis offers you• Socialize your Knowledge, through your blog and microblogging.• Create virtual labs, working online with your partners.• Upload, find and share: papers, projects, doctorate and thesis.• Find jobs & scientific events, related to your scientific discipline.• Increase your research, collaborate with researchers in a real time environment.• Disclose your research globally, directly from Freelsynapsis to Twitter, Facebook, RSS, etc. 11
  12. 12. HERMES This is a platform that creates an on-line community to share the knowledge about health sciences using on-line tools. 12
  13. 13. HERMES & Hospital Clínico San Carlos (Madrid) Its aim is to provide Health Care Professionals with a tool for communication and networking to facilitate the exchange of ideas and decision making in clinical practice. 13
  14. 14. HERMES & visualciencia.tvHERMES includes a channel with different videos with anatomicmodels in 3D and augmented reality. 14
  15. 15. MEDTING 15
  16. 16. is a platform for academics to share research papers. The companys mission is to accelerate world research. 16
  17. 17. Academics use to share their research, monitor deep analytics around the impact of their research, and track the research of academics they follow. 2,340,273 academics have signed up to, adding 1,654,988 papers and 691,244 research interests. attracts over 5 million unique visitors a month. 17
  18. 18. Other useful Social Networks for researchers 18
  19. 19. The 2.0 work of Bibliosalut Team
  20. 20. Health professionals training in 2.0 tools ofBibliosalut.comCurs eines 2.0 Hospital Can Misses 20
  21. 21. Facebook• Diffusion of scientific publications of the Balearic Islands• Inform about news in: use of databases, new publications, medical events, courses…• Improve it every day! 21
  22. 22. @bibliosalut Twitter• More or less the same contents that we have in Facebook.• We RT the most useful and interesting information for our users.• We only follow the best  22
  23. 23. Flickr• Diffusion about courses and scientific events of our users and us. 23
  24. 24. Delicious 24
  25. 25. SlideShare 25
  26. 26. In Conclusion
  27. 27. Establish Your Online Presence
  28. 28. TH NKS