Day: March 8, 2013

Altmetrics

See the new Altmetrics Library guide at: http://libguides.city.ac.uk/altmetrics In today’s digital world, researchers share materials online, and the wider public can engage with research outputs via a variety of different media such as twitter, blogs, news reports etc. Often this means impact can be seen more quickly, with research having a broader outreachoutreach Altmetrics aims…

Keeping up to date: RSS feeds

What Are RSS feeds? Really Simple Syndication (RSS) is an XML-based format used for content distribution and syndication. Subscribing to RSS feeds allows you to receive custom, up-to-date information from your favourite online content sources without having to regularly check the site for updates. How to Access RSS feeds You can view RSS feeds using…

Researcher Development Day 16 April 2013

A one day conference specifically for research students and early career researchers to learn about various aspects of research from senior academic staff. The second of this years’ Researchers’ Development Days will take place on Tuesday 16th April 2013. The theme for this day will be: What to do with your data and findings The…