Webinar

Using Social Media as Data: Tools for Mining and Analyzing Social Media for Student Research Projects

4:00 pm — 5:00 pm
Webinar
DETAILS

Would you like your students to learn a new research tool? Join us to learn about social media scraping, a new tool used by cultural institutions and researchers to broaden their inquiry into history and other social science topics. This workshop will provide:   

  • A rationale for using social media as a data set;
  • Free tools and strategies for analyzing social media for research projects, with a specific focus on Twitter;
  • Ideas for supporting students’ use of social media scraping for a variety of student research topics.

The webinar will be led by Ashley Champagne, PhD, Head of Digital Scholarship Project Planning at Brown University.

Co-sponsored by the Center for Digital Scholarship at Brown University
Register $0Per Person
WHAT'S INCLUDED

This is a free webinar. Bring your questions!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

All educators who are interested in learning how to support students’ use of social media scraping to enhance research projects are invited to attend. 

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