Digital Training for University of Warwick ECRs

The Digital Tools for Research programme aims to introduce Early Career Researchers to the use of social media at all stages of the research lifecycle.

Beginning on Monday 28th May with three core modules to be completed by Friday 20th July:

  • Publishing on the web
    Tools covered: blogs
  • Online identity
    Tools covered: Academia.edu
  • Networking
    Tools covered: Twitter, Lanyrd

Following the core modules participants must choose two optional modules to complete by Friday 28th September:

  • Collaborative working

Tools covered: GoogleDocs, Dropbox.

  • Creating/sharing multimedia

Tools covered: Prezi, SlideShare, YouTube.

  • Current awareness

Tools covered: GoogleReader, citation and journal alerts, iTunesU

  • Getting organised
    Tools covered: Delicious, Zotero, Mendeley.
  • Open Access
    Tools covered: WRAP, Creative Commons, Open Access journals

Sign-up to take part at http://digitalresearcher.wikispaces.com/Registration 

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