Professor Shirley Alexander - Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Teaching, Learning & Equity):
- history and rationale: publically funded research, growth of Internet.
- Traditional versus OA publishing: costs, access, online
- Benefits of OA: impact, reputation, internationalisation, global reach, return on tax $$$
Models: 2 main
Bibliometrics measure impact, or how many people are talking about your work. They don’t necessarily measure how good your work is, just how much it’s being mentioned.
Recently, I have met with quite a few PhD/Doctoral students, Research Fellows and other academic staff in the Faculty of Health who are embarking on doing a comprehensive literature review for their project. I find that most people need similar types of guidance and to know about much the same types of steps, so this is an attempt to provide some kind of guide to help with the process.
Professor Patricia Davidson and Dr Michelle DiGiacomo, Faculty of Health UTS
Lee Williamson, Research Development Strategist, UTS
Tuesday May 14th, 2-4pm
UTS Librarians are delivering Research Power Sessions to all Research students and staff in Building 2, 4 and 10:
1. Data Management Planning
To try and make your lives easier, we're in the process of listing all the tools and resources for Research Week in the one place. We're still processing the recordings and will make everything available on this page as soon as we can!
Monday 4/2 - PhD Land
Research @ UTS
Jenna Price, UTS Journalism academic, and Mal Booth, UTS University Librarian, discussed how we can use social media to promote our research and join in scholarly conversations going on around the world. Cake and coffee were enjoyed while trying twitter out for ourselves!
View the twitter stream during the presentation http://t.co/jvEPyWqM
In early February I was asked to participate in a discussion on the use of social media by researchers for our 2013 Research Week. I was joined by @jennaprice and we mostly agreed with each other. Mostly ...