Register today for this NFAIS Webinar on Academic Collaborative Networks!
William Gunn, PhD, Director of Scholarly Communications, Mendeley
Jonathan Mathias, Head of Referencing, RefME
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Fueling Research via Academic Collaborative Networks
Academic collaborative networks are an increasingly key element to fueling emerging researcher workflows. Such networks, also known as scholarly collaboration networks, are used by researchers to organize their own research materials, share with others within their research team or lab group, and discover relevant materials that might otherwise have escaped their notice.
Tools, such as Mendeley and RefME, that may have been initially launched to serve the citation management needs of the researcher, are increasly viewed as important resources to supporting discovery and collaboration globally. Whether a graduate student or a principal investigator, individuals (and teams) can collect relevant materials over a mobile platform, annotate content and then use those materials to successfully move their projects forward.
In this 90-minute NFAIS Webinar, Dr. William Gunn, Director of Scholarly Communications with Mendeley, and Jonathan Mathias, Head of Referencing at RefME will share their expertise and experiences in the realm of academic collaborative networks. This webinar centers on the positive role these networks play in support of scholarly research workflows.
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Join us on Thursday, November 12, 2015 to examine the benefits of academic collaborative networks for researchers, institutions and content providers, as well as the challenges facing social sharing within the information community.
For more information:
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