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Tue 28 May 2019
13:00 - 14:00

Venue: Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Betty and Gordon Moore Library, Pink Study Room

Provided by: Cambridge University Libraries


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Tue 12 Nov 2019

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Using Twitter for Research

Tue 28 May 2019


This session will cover the basic principles of the microblogging platform Twitter. Participants will have the opportunity to get to grips with using Twitter and understanding the platform’s unique community and language through hands-on activities. Aspects of science communication will be touched upon as well as examples of best practice, using Twitter personally and professionally, before concluding with some top tips on getting the most out of this communication tool.

Target audience
  • All STEMM students
  • Other staff and students welcome
  • For further information please see our eligibility criteria

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 28 May   13:00 - 14:00 13:00 - 14:00 Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Betty and Gordon Moore Library, Pink Study Room map George Cronin

Participants will be able to create engaging Twitter content in line with their individual goals

Participants will be able to evaluate and determine which aspects of the Twitter platform can benefit them and their work

Participants will be able to use tools and best practice to maximise their engagement with Twitter


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