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HARC: Helpful Academic Researchers Companion

HARC has been designed to answer the questions researchers ask at every step of the research life cycle

Social Media and Social Networking for Researchers

Use of Social media and Social Networking can assist in spreading the news about your research and in finding collaborators.


Image showing the Social Media Landscape


Image showing Social Network

By Zigomitros Athanasios - Thor4bp (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons













Some social networking sites:

How researchers use social media and social networking

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