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Research Without Borders Twitter Archive, #rwob, September 24, 2014

Luna Lucero, Brian

The dataset includes all tweets using the hashtag #rwob made between September 16 and September 29, 2013. The hashtag was associated with the Research Without Borders event held at Columbia University on September 24, 2014. The session, titled "Publishing Without a Publisher? Scholars Are Doing It For Themselves“, featured speakers exploring the ways in which scholars are self-publishing or DIY-publishing their research, and why they choose to do so. Topics of discussion included the different forms that scholarly self-publishing takes, who in the academy is self-publishing, and how academia views such efforts. This collection of Twitter data was harvested using version 5.1 of Martin Hawksey's Twitter Archiving Google Spreadsheet (TAGS v5.1), which is available from his blog (http://mashe.hawksey.info/2013/02/twitter-archive-tagsv5/).

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November 11, 2014
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