Using social media
- from the Graduate School Media Zoo
- from the Research Information Network
Networking sites like Facebook connect people with each other, based on shared interests or friendship. By staying up to date with friends, you might be helping yourself keep up to date with your research or subject area.
Read this guide from Educause to find out more about using Facebook in higher education (Educause's earlier guide is also still available) There are also other networking sites, like LinkedIn, aimed at professional or business use.