Wrexham Science Festival July 2011             Science at your fingertipsHow to access science research online            ...
Introduction            A World Wide                          ResourcePublishingSearchingOpen Access (OA)Research Reposito...
Changing face of publishinge-journalse-books link                      MichaelFitz ccDarwin onlinelinkTED talkslink  £    ...
Copyright Misha Jepson 2011Science Research      All shapes       all sizesQuality?                   Or Not?
Searching can be hardOr easy if you know where to look                           Copyright Misha Jepson 2010
Studies suggestInternet searches                    find only 0.2%                                     99.8% of content is...
RealisationDo you get the full picture?                  Or need more                  information?                       ...
Search engines  Google   link               Bing k                                   lin              GrabAll k lin       ...
Web sites  http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/ link               http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk link    http://www.guardian.co...
Open Access                              QuickShare via InternetWordPress, SlideShare,YouTubeEveryone has access          ...
Pratham Books CCCreative CommonsCreative Commons                Thanks to all those people                 who allow other...
Which is reliable?                           Quality?                                                     Or Not?       Th...
Research is not just for academicsMother diagnosisdaughters brain tumourfrom Internet research link                       ...
Share, collaborate and                allow open access                       to researchAcademic supportersYouTube - Bene...
Benefit societyFree access and searchablesearch engineShowcase for researchCentral resourceCollaboration opportunities/fun...
Website     Demonstration A free Open Access online archival database    hosting Glyndŵr University’s research
Website information                 Browse by author                 Wang, Q (Docs: 1)                 Warren, Emily (Docs...
Content        Metadata             Copyright Misha Jepson 2011     (abstract & citation)             or      Full textWhi...
Sharing Information       Twitter @glyndwr_repos twitter     @glynlib link                       Researcher      Social me...
Following Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/NASA                     http://twitter.com/#!/tedtalks           http://twitter.c...
The future                                Copyright Misha Jepson 2010Open Door Policy so everyone has access
Copyright Misha Jepson 2010Any Questions?Follow us on Twitter@glyndwr_repos Twitter @glynlib                              ...
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How to access science research online
presented at the Wrexham Science Festival, Glyndwr University in July 2011

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Science at your fingertips science festival july 2011

  1. 1. Wrexham Science Festival July 2011 Science at your fingertipsHow to access science research online Misha Jepson Graduate School and Research Services Coordinator Nicola Watkinson Academic Liaison Co-ordinatorCopyright © Misha Jepson July 2011
  2. 2. Introduction A World Wide ResourcePublishingSearchingOpen Access (OA)Research RepositoriesSocial media NASA Goddard Photo cc
  3. 3. Changing face of publishinge-journalse-books link MichaelFitz ccDarwin onlinelinkTED talkslink £ deanwissing cc Computer Sage cc New customers Lucy Boynton cc
  4. 4. Copyright Misha Jepson 2011Science Research All shapes all sizesQuality? Or Not?
  5. 5. Searching can be hardOr easy if you know where to look Copyright Misha Jepson 2010
  6. 6. Studies suggestInternet searches find only 0.2% 99.8% of content is hidden BenChenow cc
  7. 7. RealisationDo you get the full picture? Or need more information? Copyright Misha Jepson 2010
  8. 8. Search engines Google link Bing k lin GrabAll k lin Dogpile link
  9. 9. Web sites http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/ link http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk link http://www.guardian.co.uk/science link
  10. 10. Open Access QuickShare via InternetWordPress, SlideShare,YouTubeEveryone has access EasyAuthor publishing options © art designer PLoS creative commons license QualityOpen Access JournalsDOAJDOAJ’s BioMed Centrallink
  11. 11. Pratham Books CCCreative CommonsCreative Commons Thanks to all those people who allow others to use their images and work Sharing Pratham Books 1 million children in 10 years link
  12. 12. Which is reliable? Quality? Or Not? The search linkBlog (a)Link The Story Blog (b) Scientist Magazine link Link and uni linkThe Article The Story RetoldNature medicine Link Wiki report on journal story link
  13. 13. Research is not just for academicsMother diagnosisdaughters brain tumourfrom Internet research link Internet research likely saves life of man with rare skin cancer link‘The internet saved my life’ linkLawyer checks her treatment options
  14. 14. Share, collaborate and allow open access to researchAcademic supportersYouTube - Benefits of Open Access
  15. 15. Benefit societyFree access and searchablesearch engineShowcase for researchCentral resourceCollaboration opportunities/funding Why have a repository?
  16. 16. Website Demonstration A free Open Access online archival database hosting Glyndŵr University’s research
  17. 17. Website information Browse by author Wang, Q (Docs: 1) Warren, Emily (Docs: 3) Paper of the dayTop 10 Wilkinson, Graeme (Docs: 5)downloads Williams, D (Docs: 1) Williams, E (Docs: 2) Authors Williams, J (Docs: 1) Williams, L (Docs: 2)Most recent Williams, Peter (Docs: 11) Monitor output Wilson, S (Docs: 1) Wright, Andrew (Docs: 4)Total content http://epubs.glyndwr.ac.uk/
  18. 18. Content Metadata Copyright Misha Jepson 2011 (abstract & citation) or Full textWhich would you prefer? Copyright Misha Jepson 2011
  19. 19. Sharing Information Twitter @glyndwr_repos twitter @glynlib link Researcher Social media the future? link Newsletter link Blogs link http://glyndwrgraduateschool.edublogs.org/ http://glynlib.blogspot.com/
  20. 20. Following Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/NASA http://twitter.com/#!/tedtalks http://twitter.com/#!/Philbradley http://twitter.com/#!/karenblakeman
  21. 21. The future Copyright Misha Jepson 2010Open Door Policy so everyone has access
  22. 22. Copyright Misha Jepson 2010Any Questions?Follow us on Twitter@glyndwr_repos Twitter @glynlib Glyndŵr University Research Online http://epubs.glyndwr.ac.ukd.jepson@glyndwr.ac.uk Misha Jepsonnicolaw@glyndwr.ac.uk Nicola Watkinson “No man can make a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he himself could only do a little” Edmund Burke 1729-1797

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