Social Network Sites for Scientists

Social Network Sites for Scientists: A Quantitative Survey explores the newest social network sites (for example, ResearchGate and Academia.edu) and web bibliographic platforms (Mendeley, Zotero) that have recently emerged for the scholarly community to use in the interchange of information and documents. Chapters describe their main characteristics, what their advantages and limitations are, and the researchers that populate these websites. The surveys included in the book have been conducted following a quantitative approach, and measure the strength of the services provided by the sites in terms of use and activity. In addition, they also discuss the implications of new products in the future of scientific communication and their impact on research activities and evaluation. Analyzes social network sites form scientists using a quantitative approach Introduces the quantitative study of the main characteristic and functionalities of each platform, and the activity that they develop Offers a scientific review of the most relevant and current studies on this issue, discussing their results and commenting on their implications for scientific communication and research evaluation

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  • Author : Jose Luis Ortega
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 198 pages
  • ISBN : 008100589X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Social Network Sites for Scientists

Social Network Sites for Scientists
  • Author : Jose Luis Ortega
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 26 July 2016
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Social Network Sites for Scientists: A Quantitative Survey explores the newest social network sites (for example, ResearchGate and Academia.edu) and web bibliographic platforms (Mendeley, Zotero) that have recently emerged for the scholarly community to use in the interchange of information and documents. Chapters describe their main characteristics, what their advantages and limitations are, and the researchers that populate these websites. The surveys included in the book have been conducted following a quantitative approach, and measure the strength of the

Academic Social Networking Sites for Researchers in Central Universities of Delhi

Academic Social Networking Sites for Researchers in Central Universities of Delhi
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 27 February 2021
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Abstract : Purpose: This paper aims to explore the usage of academic social networking sites (ASNSs) among the research scholars in Central Universities of Delhi, India. Design/methodology/approach: A structured questionnaire was designed and personally distributed among 200 research scholars in Central Universities in Delhi in May 2016. Of this, 180 filled-in questionnaires were personally collected by the investigator, eliciting a response rate of 90 per cent. Findings: Findings of the study reveals that research scholars have knowledge of ASNSs. ResearchGate and Academia are

New Contributions in Information Systems and Technologies

New Contributions in Information Systems and Technologies
  • Author : Alvaro Rocha,Ana Maria Correia,Sandra Costanzo,Luis Paulo Reis
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 25 March 2015
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This book contains a selection of articles from The 2015 World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (WorldCIST'15), held between the 1st and 3rd of April in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, a global forum for researchers and practitioners to present and discuss recent results and innovations, current trends, professional experiences and challenges of modern Information Systems and Technologies research, technological development and applications. The main topics covered are: Information and Knowledge Management; Organizational Models and Information Systems; Intelligent and Decision Support Systems;

Social Media in Employee Selection and Recruitment

Social Media in Employee Selection and Recruitment
  • Author : Richard N. Landers,Gordon B. Schmidt
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 May 2016
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This timely resource offers fresh research on companies’ use of social media platforms—from Twitter and Facebook to LinkedIn and other career sites—to find and hire personnel. Its balanced approach explains why and how social media are commonly used in both employee recruitment and selection, exploring relevant theoretical constructs and practical considerations about their appropriateness and validity. Contributors clarify a confusing cyberscape with recommendations and best practices, legal and ethical issues, pitfalls and problems, and possibilities for standardization. And

Entertainment Computing - ICEC 2004

Entertainment Computing - ICEC 2004
  • Author : Matthias Rauterberg
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 23 August 2004
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The advancement of information and communication technologies (ICT) has enabled broad use of ICT and facilitated the use of ICT in the private and personal domain. ICT-related industries are directing their business targets to home applications. Among these applications, entertainment will differentiate ICT applications in the private and personal market from the of?ce. Comprehensive research and development on ICT - plications for entertainment will be different for the promotion of ICT use in the home and other places for

Opening Science

Opening Science
  • Author : Sönke Bartling,Sascha Friesike
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 16 December 2013
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Modern information and communication technologies, together with a cultural upheaval within the research community, have profoundly changed research in nearly every aspect. Ranging from sharing and discussing ideas in social networks for scientists to new collaborative environments and novel publication formats, knowledge creation and dissemination as we know it is experiencing a vigorous shift towards increased transparency, collaboration and accessibility. Many assume that research workflows will change more in the next 20 years than they have in the last 200. This book

New Developments in Anxiety Disorders

New Developments in Anxiety Disorders
  • Author : Federico Durbano,Barbara Marchesi
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 07 December 2016
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This book collects the contribution of a selected number of clinical psychiatrists, interested in the clinical application of some aspects of neurobiology of anxiety. The seven chapters of the book address some issues related to the latest acquisitions of neurobiology, in particular those aspects that are related to responses to treatment - both psychological and pharmacological. Some chapters are also dedicated to the comorbidities, a rule rather than an exception when it comes to anxiety. Each author summarized the clinical

Communicating Science Effectively

Communicating Science Effectively
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Committee on the Science of Science Communication: A Research Agenda
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 08 March 2017
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Science and technology are embedded in virtually every aspect of modern life. As a result, people face an increasing need to integrate information from science with their personal values and other considerations as they make important life decisions about medical care, the safety of foods, what to do about climate change, and many other issues. Communicating science effectively, however, is a complex task and an acquired skill. Moreover, the approaches to communicating science that will be most effective for specific

Doing Social Network Research

Doing Social Network Research
  • Author : Garry Robins
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 16 January 2015
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Are you struggling to design your social network research? Are you looking for a book that covers more than social network analysis? If so, this is the book for you! With straight-forward guidance on research design and data collection, as well as social network analysis, this book takes you start to finish through the whole process of doing network research. Open the book and you'll find practical, 'how to' advice and worked examples relevant to PhD students and researchers from

Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL

Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL
  • Author : Derek Hansen,Ben Shneiderman,Marc A. Smith,Itai Himelboim
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release : 08 May 2019
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Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL: Insights from a Connected World, Second Edition, provides readers with a thorough, practical and updated guide to NodeXL, the open-source social network analysis (SNA) plug-in for use with Excel. The book analyzes social media, provides a NodeXL tutorial, and presents network analysis case studies, all of which are revised to reflect the latest developments. Sections cover history and concepts, mapping and modeling, the detailed operation of NodeXL, and case studies, including e-mail, Twitter, Facebook,