Top Social Media Sites for Academics

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See also Altmetrics | Blogs | Social media landscape | Scholarship 2.0 | Top Social Media Sites in Medicine | Wikis | Zotero

Here are the Top seventy (~70) or so web 2.0 services for possible use by academics and scholars. Not necessarily by importance, influence, utility or value (just a 'start-here' page). What social networking service will you use? Discuss the possibilities with a social media expert in your organization or confer with an academic librarian.

Top social media sites in academia

Academia.edu is a digital space where you can build your networks of academic collaborators
  1. Academia.edu http://www.academia.edu/
  2. Anthologize http://anthologize.org/
  3. BioCrowd http://www.biocrowd.com/
  4. BioMedExperts http://www.biomedexperts.com/
  5. Brainify http://www.brainify.com/About/ 800px-Flag of Canada.svg.png
  6. CiteULike http://citeulike.com/
  7. ColWiz (Collective Wisdom) http://www.colwiz.com/about
  8. CommentPress http://www.futureofthebook.org/commentpress/
  9. Connotea http://connotea.org/
  10. CrowdVine http://www.crowdvine.com/home
  11. Delicious http://delicious.com
  12. Digital Dirt http://dirt.projectbamboo.org/
  13. Discourse http://www.discourse.org/
  14. Docear http://www.docear.org/
  15. Docphin https://www.docphin.com/
  16. Elgg http://elgg.com AND http://elgg.org/
  17. Epernicus http://www.epernicus.com/
  18. EthicShare https://www.ethicshare.org/
  19. Evernote http://evernote.com
  20. Facebook http://facebook.com
  21. Figshare http://figshare.com/
  22. Flickr http://flickr.com (Images)
  23. GoogleDocs http://google.com/docs
  24. Graduate Junction http://www.graduatejunction.net
  25. Hootsuite http://hootsuite.com
  26. Hypothes.is http://hypothes.is/
  27. iAMscientist http://www.iamscientist.com/
  28. JournalFire http://journalfire.com/
  29. JusCollege http://juscollege.com/
  30. JoinDiaspora https://joindiaspora.com/
  31. LabGuru http://www.labguru.com/
  32. Labome.org http://www.labome.org/
  33. LabRoots http://www.labroots.com/
  34. LabSpaces http://www.labspaces.net/
  35. LibraryThing http://www.librarything.com/
  36. LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/nhome/
  37. Medpedia http://www.medpedia.com
  38. Meducation http://www.meducation.net/
  39. Mendeley http://www.mendeley.com/
  40. MethodSpace http://www.methodspace.com
  41. Microryza https://www.microryza.com/
  42. MyExperiment http://www.myexperiment.org/
  43. NatureNetwork http://network.nature.com/
  44. NetVibes http://netvibes.com
  45. Ning http://ning.com (Build networks)
  46. PaperCritic http://www.papercritic.com/ (review any scientific paper)
  47. PBWorks http://pbworks.com/
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  48. PubPeer http://pubpeer.com/
  49. Recensio http://www.recensio.net/front-page-en (review platform)
  50. Research CrossRoads http://www.researchcrossroads.org/
  51. Sakai Project http://sakaiproject.org/portal
  52. ResearchGATE https://www.researchgate.net/
  53. ResearchID http://www.researcherid.com/
  54. Science 2.0 http://www.science20.com/
  55. SciSpace http://www.scispace.com/
  56. SciWeavers http://sciweavers.org/
  57. Scholarpedia http://www.scholarpedia.org/article/Main_Page
  58. Scribd http://www.scribd.com/
  59. Slideshare https://www.slideshare.net/
  60. Sympoze http://www.sympoze.com/
  61. Unglue http://Unglue.it
  62. TeacherTube http://www.teachertube.com/
  63. Wikipedia http://wikipedia.org
  64. WizFolio https://www.wizfolio.com/
  65. Yammer http://www.yammer.com/
  66. YouTube http://youtube.com
  67. Zoho http://www.zoho.com/
  68. Zotero http://www.zotero.org/
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