Last week was a rest week - at least as far as #23ThingsSurrey/#23ThingsforResearch is concerned. If you were here anyway, you'll have seen my post on #AprilA2Z/ #AtoZchallenge, which is the next challenge on the horizon. This is beginning to shape up over at Fiction Can Be Fun. April is getting ever closer, and we'd … Continue reading Things 15 and 16: Open Access and Bibliometrics
How on Earth is it (nearly) April again already? It feels like I just got shot of the last Challenge... If you are new to the blog, or just haven't been paying attention, April is the time of year when I throw caution to the wind and write my way through the alphabet, starting at … Continue reading April A2Z:Theme Reveal
Last week, if you recall, we looked at sources of information, and how to go about finding them on the internet. Sooner or later, someone has to create the content in the first place, so this week we're looking at methods and opportunities for making our research look beautiful, and releasing it on an unsuspecting … Continue reading Things 12-14: The Flip Side of Finding Information
Today we're talking about Wikipedia, finding images online, and sourcing talks/podcasts to support lectures and presentations. All of which has made me feel old, in so many ways. More on that as we work through the tasks associated with the things. Wikipedia was founded in 2001, and it was already a go to source of … Continue reading #Things9-11: Finding Information…the easy way.