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Engaging With Digital Scholarship & Recognising the Purpose of Tools

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Martin of The University Blog discusses Martin Weller's Digital Scholarship book.


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How Twitter will revolutionise academic research and teaching

How Twitter will revolutionise academic research and teaching | Social media & academia | Scoop.it
Social media is becoming increasingly important in teaching and research work but tutors must remember, it's a conversation not a lecture, says Ernesto Priego (@ernestopriego on social media and the academic conversation.
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Why does social media matter in higher education?

Why does social media matter in higher education? | Social media & academia | Scoop.it

Liz Gross:"I’m knee-deep in the literature review for my dissertation, and I’ve promised my mentor that I will finish it by the end of the semester. So far, my literature review is focused on two broad areas: theoretical frameworks for student success and the available evidence of the effect of social media use in higher education."

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Don't doubt the value of blogging in academic publishing

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Responding to Leonard Cassuto's recent blog post about the value blogging in academic publishing, Sarah-Louise Quinnell explains why a presence on social media is taking her career to the next level (Don't doubt the value of blogging in academic...
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The search for the academic arctic monkey: why we must maximise the exposure of research through a blend of traditional and new methods of publication

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In the second in their series, ‘Cite or Site?’, Pat Lockley and Mark Carrigan analyse the dominance of academic journals in publishing despite a drastic change in cultural context, arguing that moving social science research online should be second nature

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2011 Harvard Digital Scholarship Summit: Keynote - Daniel Atkins (University of Michigan)

How are research technologies changing the landscape of knowledge production and what are the implications for the quality and value of research?


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