Ciencia 2.0: catálogo de herramientas e implicaciones para la actividad investigadora
Work data:ISSN: 1699-2407
Type of work: Article (academic)
Categories:Communication | Knowledge Management | Open Access | Social Media & Social Software
The concept of Science 2.0 is introduced and analysed based on its principal characteristics: user participation and collaboration, as well as free information exchange by means of web applications. A categorisation of tools for main web 2.0 functionalities for scientists is detailed: blog networks, journals with 2.0 tools, online reference managers and social tagging, open data and information reutilisation, social networks, and audio and video-science. Main factors influencing the use of these tools are presented. Finally, the consequences for scientific activity of general adoption of these services and applications are discussed.
See also: Acerca de la ciencia 2.0 by Luis Javier Martínez.