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Digital Research Tools (DiRT) wiki collects information about tools and resources that can help scholars (particularly in the humanities and social sciences) conduct research more efficiently or creatively.
Whether you need software to help you manage citations, author a multimedia work, or analyze texts, Digital Research Tools will help you find what you're looking for. They provide a directory of tools organized by research activity, as well as reviews of select tools in which they not only describe the tool's features, but also explore how it might be employed most effectively by researchers.
Their website is: http://digitalresearchtools.pbworks.com/
Academia.edu helps you follow the latest research in your field.
You can sign up at www.academia.edu/
Anianet is a professional network that connects Chinese scholars to their counterparts in America and Europe. You can join at www.anianet.com/
The myExperiment Virtual Research Environment enables you to share digital items associated with your research - in particular it enables you to share and execute scientific workflows. Please see www.myexperiment.org/
arts-humanities.net supports the use and understanding of digital tools and methods for research and teaching. Among other resources they provide a map of digital scholarship, a catalogue of tools and research methods, a library and a listing of centers and researchers. Their website is www.arts-humanities.net/
ResearchGATE is a professional network for scientists. It is free of charge and designed to meet researchers' needs.
Their website is www.researchgate.net
AuthorAID is a global research community that provides networking, mentoring, resources and training for researchers in developing countries.