FAQ about academic social networks

In the last years, various academic social networks appeared. The best known of them are ResearchGate, Academia.edu and MyScienceWork.


In order to give some light on the nature, the functioning, the situation towards Open Access and the potentials dangers concerning the usage of these plateformes, the ULg library network propose a FAQ on the subject (in french).


See also A social networking site is not an open access repository written by Univerity of California