O'Reilly logo

Social Media for Academics by Diane Rasmussen Neal

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

5

Tracking references with social media tools: organizing what you’ve read or want to read

Jackie Krause

Abstract:

This chapter will address how academic researchers can take advantage of the social media tools for managing bibliographic references online and collaborating with other researchers. Tools such as Zotero, Mendeley, CiteULike, and Connotea take advantage of the best of the new social media by allowing users to seamlessly collaborate with one another and share what they know via online communities. Researchers can post their personal reference libraries, tag references in order to define personal meaning, aggregate tags to form collective meaning among communities of researchers, and collaborate with other researchers in private ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required