Posts tagged with Social Media

  1. Why data is king

    Google and Facebook have revolutionised our digital landscape. Google is so popular that it is now a verb in the dictionary, while Facebook boasts 2.01 billion …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2019/01/15/why-data-is-king

  2. How to promote your research achievements without being obnoxious?

      Promoting your research achievements is not being arrogant. In fact, it is a necessity. You cannot depend on your research work being picked up automatically. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2018/12/05/how-to-promote-your-research-achievements-without-being-obnoxious

  3. Google Scholar Citation Profiles: the good, the bad, and the better

    Google Scholar Citations lets authors set up a profile page that lists their publications and citation metrics. The citation metrics are updated automatically, and you can …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2018/12/01/google-scholar-citation-profiles-the-good-the-bad-and-the-better

  4. Checklist for your digital life

    Have you ever asked youself: what does Google know about you? is your browser safe against tracking? do you have an account that has been compromised …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2018/03/21/checklist-for-your-digital-life

  5. Social media for researchers

    Have you been using social media forever? Maybe it is time to utilise your expertise with the social networks to elevate your career as a researcher. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2017/10/20/social-media-for-researchers

  6. Researcher, google thyself – Researcher@Library 2017

    Who are you? Your online reputation is constantly being built by what you say and what you do in public and semi public forums, including what …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2017/08/09/researcher-google-thyself-researcherlibrary-2017

  7. Altmetrics and social media for artists (Southbank) – Researcher@Library Week 2017

    Altmetrics can help you track the views, downloads and mentions of your published research outputs, online posts, videos and music. As part of Researcher@Library Week 2017, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2017/08/03/altmetrics-and-social-media-for-artists-southbank-researcherlibrary-week-2017

  8. #ShareMyThesis Competition Launches

    EThOS (E-Theses Online Service) at the British Library launches #ShareMyThesis Twitter competition. The competition Could you summarise why your PhD research is important in 140 characters or less? Tweet …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2015/01/23/sharemythesis-competition-launches

  9. 23 Things for Research

    Digital tools are an increasingly vital part of research activity but the range and complexity of such tools can be overwhelming. If you are challenged by: …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2013/11/01/23-things-for-research

  10. How often is your work mentioned in social media sites?

    It’s worth taking a look at Altmetrics for Scopus. The database monitors a selection of social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Google), blogs, mainstream media (e.g. NY …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/researcher-library/2012/12/12/how-often-is-your-work-mentioned-in-social-media-sites