Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Being Resourced: The Role of Social Media

678 views

Published on

Contribution to a training session by Information Services, University of Nottingham for PhD students in Engineering, Medicine and Science. 6th February 2013.

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Being Resourced: The Role of Social Media

  1. 1. WHYWHAT Andy Coverdale ______________________________________ Being Resourced The Role of Social MediaWHERE 6 Feb 2013WHENHOW
  2. 2. WHYWHAT Increasing use of social media ______________________________________ Open research / scholarshipWHERE Research impact / outreach - engaging with wider (non) academic audiences Institutional adoptionWHENHOW
  3. 3. WHYWHAT Content - not just publications! ______________________________________ • Summaries of publications • Latest newsWHERE • Events and conferences • Call for papers • Funding / job opportunities • Shared practices and experiencesWHEN • Research skills / methodsHOW
  4. 4. WHYWHAT RSS Readers SOURCING, MANAGING & NETWORKING SHARING RESOURCES Facebook Groups SocialWHERE Bookmarking Twitter BloggingWHEN Wikis COLLABORATIVE DISSEMINATION WORKINGHOW
  5. 5. WHYWHAT Shifts in resource strategies ______________________________________ Open and participatoryWHERE Preparatory and opportunistic ‘Squirreling’ - need for resource managementWHENHOW
  6. 6. WHYWHAT Key social media ______________________________________ • Twitter • Blogs and RSSWHERE • Social bookmarkingWHENHOW
  7. 7. WHYWHAT Key social media ______________________________________ • Twitter • Blogs and RSSWHERE • Social bookmarkingWHENHOW

×