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A&T dean: Social media are now primary sources

Cover of Educause Review, Nov/Dec 2013Vicki Coleman, N.C. A&T Dean of Library Services,
writing in Educause Review, “Social Media as a Primary Source: A Coming of Age”:

“Social media has come of age as a primary source, and there is tremendous opportunity for academics—and academic librarians—to begin treating it as such. The question is: How do we harness the potential of social media sites to enhance the research process and scholarly communications? Where do we begin?”

To read the complete article, click here to go to Educause Review Online, vol. 48, no. 6 (November/December 2013).