The Resource Social media for academics : a practical guide, edited by Diane Rasmussen Neal

Social media for academics : a practical guide, edited by Diane Rasmussen Neal

Label
Social media for academics : a practical guide
Title
Social media for academics
Title remainder
a practical guide
Statement of responsibility
edited by Diane Rasmussen Neal
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an overview of social media technologies in the context of practical implementation for academics, guided by applied research findings, current best practices, and the author's successful experiences with using social media in academic settings. It also provides academics with sensible and easy strategies for implementing a wide spectrum of social media and related technologies - such as blogs, wikis, Facebook, and various Google tools for professional, teaching, and research endeavours. No other book exists that assists academics in learning how to use social media to benefit their teaching and researchThe editor has an extensive background in social media teaching, consulting, research, and everyday useAll the contributors come to the book with a common goal, from various expertise areas and perspectives
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
302.30285
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM742
LC item number
.S63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Chandos Social Media series,
Label
Social media for academics : a practical guide, edited by Diane Rasmussen Neal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The nuts and bolts of social media for academics: 1. Blogging your academic self: the what, the why and the how long? / Carolyn Hank -- 2. Non-academic and academic social networking sites for online scholarly communities / Anatoliy Gruzd -- 3. Research and teaching in real time: 24/7 collaborative networks / Anabel Quan-Haase -- 4. Locating scholarly papers of interest online / Maureen Henninger -- 5. Tracking references with social media tools: organizing what you've read or want to read / Jackie Kraus -- 6. Pragmatics of Twitter use for academics: tweeting in and out of the classroom / Lynne Y. Williams and Jackie Krause -- 7. The academy goes mobile: an overview of mobile applications in higher education / Adam Craig -- pt. 2. Putting social media into practice: 8. Incorporating web-based engagement and participatory interaction into your courses / Maureen Henninger and Diane Rasmussen Neal -- 9. When good research goes viral! Getting your work noticed online / Diane Rasmussen Neal -- 10. Who is the 'virtual' you and do you know who's watching you? / Lynne Y. Williams -- 11. Social media for academic libraries / David J. Fiander -- 12. Learning social media: student and instructor perspectives / Robert Foster and Diane Rasmussen Neal
Control code
ocn812323391
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780633190
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b29562016
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812323391
  • pebco178063319X

Library Locations

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