Research Essentials

Perspectives on an academic environment: a collaborative blog by Gill Clough & Rebecca Ferguson

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Entries from June 2007

RSS Feeds

June 29th, 2007 · No Comments

A few months back, I spent some time at setting up RSS feeds for all the journals I receive Zetoc alerts for. A good feed contains a list of all the articles in the current issue . You can click to get authors, and then drill down to more information. Looking at my Netvibes page where […]

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Tags: Research Tools

Blogging paper

June 22nd, 2007 · 1 Comment

Link to our blogging paper

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Tags: Blogging

Social bookmarking

June 20th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Just started using social bookmarking in order to store all my geocaching bookmarks. They’ve been starting to clog up my google bookmarks (accessible no matter what computer I’m on – yippee) so I needed a way of collating them such that I could access them on any computer. Using tags, I started putting them […]

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Tags: by Gill · Social Networking

Google Scholar

June 18th, 2007 · 1 Comment

I’ve always been a bit dubious about Google Scholar – it seems to have so many links that take you nowhere without a lot of work.Now I’ve found that you can change your preferences to give it a ‘Save to Endnote link’. So, for example, I just searched for Rupert Wegerif’s 1998 article, ‘The social […]

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Tags: Google Scholar