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

Science Communication

Science Communication
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  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 16 December 2019
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The volume gives a multi-perspective overview of scholarly and science communication, exploring its diverse functions, modalities, interactional structures, and dynamics in a rapidly changing world. In addition, it provides a guide to current research approaches and traditions on communication in many disciplines, including the humanities, technology, social and natural sciences, and on forms of communication with a wide range of audiences.

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Web Social Science
  • Author : Robert Ackland
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 17 June 2013
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"Although written simply enough to be accessible to undergraduates, accomplished scholars are likely to appreciate it too. Reading it taught me quite a lot about a subject I thought I knew rather well." - Paul Vogt, Illinois State University "This book brings the art and science of building and applying innovative online research tools to students and faculty across the social sciences." - William H. Dutton, University of Oxford A comprehensive guide to the theory and practice of web Social

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 08 October 2011
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The capability to innovate in an on-going manner is emerging as a decisive key factor in today's world of business and work. The ability to stay competitive is becoming identical with the ability to innovate. This book originated from the research and development project “International Monitoring” and outlines the topic of innovative capability from a practice-oriented angle. Contributions of German and international experts offer an enlightening glimpse behind the scenes of innovations. The central issue is not the description of

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 18 June 2018
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The main target of this book is to raise the awareness about social networking systems design, implementation, security requirements, and approaches. The book entails related issues including computing, engineering, security, management, and organization policy. It interprets the design, implementation and security threats in the social networks and offers some solutions in this concern. It clarifies the authentication concept between servers to identity users. Most of the models that focus on protecting users’ information are also included. This book introduces the

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  • 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

Introduction to Statistics with SPSS for Social Science

Introduction to Statistics with SPSS for Social Science
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 September 2014
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This is a complete guide to statistics and SPSS for social science students. Statistics with SPSS for Social Science provides a step-by-step explanation of all the important statistical concepts, tests and procedures. It is also a guide to getting started with SPSS, and includes screenshots to illustrate explanations. With examples specific to social sciences, this text is essential for any student in this area.

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Opportunities and Challenges for Computational Social Science Methods
  • Author : Abanoz, Enes
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 18 March 2022
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We are living in a digital era in which most of our daily activities take place online. This has created a big data phenomenon that has been subject to scientific research with increasingly available tools and processing power. As a result, a growing number of social science scholars are using computational methods for analyzing social behavior. To further the area, these evolving methods must be made known to sociological research scholars. Opportunities and Challenges for Computational Social Science Methods focuses

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  • Author : Paul Joseph
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 11 October 2016
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Traditional explorations of war look through the lens of history and military science, focusing on big events, big battles, and big generals. By contrast, The SAGE Encyclopedia of War: Social Science Perspective views war through the lens of the social sciences, looking at the causes, processes and effects of war and drawing from a vast group of fields such as communication and mass media, economics, political science and law, psychology and sociology. Key features include: More than 650 entries organized in

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Fourth Edition

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  • Author : Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A., Mehdi
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 20 June 2017
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In recent years, our world has experienced a profound shift and progression in available computing and knowledge sharing innovations. These emerging advancements have developed at a rapid pace, disseminating into and affecting numerous aspects of contemporary society. This has created a pivotal need for an innovative compendium encompassing the latest trends, concepts, and issues surrounding this relevant discipline area. During the past 15 years, the Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology has become recognized as one of the landmark sources of

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Recent Trends in Data Science and Soft Computing
  • Author : Faisal Saeed,Nadhmi Gazem,Fathey Mohammed,Abdelsalam Busalim
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 08 September 2018
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This book presents the proceedings of the 3rd International Conference of Reliable Information and Communication Technology 2018 (IRICT 2018), which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on July 23–24, 2018. The main theme of the conference was “Data Science, AI and IoT Trends for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.” A total of 158 papers were submitted to the conference, of which 103 were accepted and considered for publication in this book. Several hot research topics are covered, including Advances in Data Science and Big Data Analytics, Artificial

Practical Data Science for Information Professionals

Practical Data Science for Information Professionals
  • Author : David Stuart
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 24 July 2020
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Practical Data Science for Information Professionals provides an accessible introduction to a potentially complex field, providing readers with an overview of data science and a framework for its application. It provides detailed examples and analysis on real data sets to explore the basics of the subject in three principle areas: clustering and social network analysis; predictions and forecasts; and text analysis and mining. As well as highlighting a wealth of user-friendly data science tools, the book also includes some example

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  • Author : Regina Luttrell,Adrienne A. Wallace
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 07 April 2021
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"This text engages students in the social media phenomenon, exploring how fundamental changes in mass media influence every level of societal communication. With the explosion of social media and big data, students must become conscious of media's positive and negative influences on their lives"--