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Digital Researcher 2013

This introductory workshop aims to engage you with the uses of social media in supporting your research.

Date: Wednesday 27th February 2013

Time: 10 am

Duration: 2 hours

Locations: The MILL at Goswell Place (See map)

nullThe LDC in collaboration with Lawbore will be leading this workshop to support you in developing your digital researcher identity. Your facilitators for the day will be Neal Sumner, Emily Allbon and Ajmal Sultany.

This hands on session will give you the opportunity to learn more about the use of Twitter and blogging for your research; how to make use of social bookmarking and referencing tools to work more effectively; and the best practices for interacting in social networks such as Academia and LinkedIn.

The workshop will provide an introduction and hands on support in using a range of digital tools to support the research process, and provides an opportunity to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of developing a digital presence for your research.

Bring your own device

As such we would request you to bring your own preferred digital device to the session, which can include (but not limited to) smart phone, tablet, or laptop.


Register your attendance by filling out the short registration form (see on the right). You will be contacted with a confirmation and further details.


If there are particular aspects or questions you would like to cover in the workshop then please send them to our twitter account at @CityLDC. Alternatively, you can contact Ajmal at ajmal@city.ac.uk

Limited Spaces

Please note that places will be limited to 20, so please book early to avoid disappointment.