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E-visibility: Twitter

This is a library guide which provides guidance in creating an online presence for researchers. The aim is to be e-visible and not invisible.

Twitter webpage

Twitter is a microblogging socialmedia tool which helps you to connect with your friends and other potential resaerchers. Get in-the-moment updates on the research that interest you. Create an online profile on Twitter to become e-visible.

Benefits to creating a research profile on social media for researchers

  • E-profiles give researchers an identifiable online research presence for increased discoverability
  • E-profiles increase funding opportunities, networking and collaboration amongst researchers globally
  • It allows researchers to link research output to an e-profile to make the research output more discoverable and accessible on the Web