Tracking other researchers and their work

Friday, February 26, 2016 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Is there a researcher whose work you would like to follow? Who else is interested in the research papers relevant to your research? Could they be potential collaborators or competitors? 

By the end of this workshop you will:

  • Know how to use the research databases to differentiate between authors with the same name
  • Understand how to find and track other researchers and their works
  • Use research alerts and citation tracking to follow influential people and papers as they continue to impact the research world
  • Know how to create and manipulate citation mapping tools