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H-Net Job Guide--July 14-21, 2014



The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 14 July
2014 to 21 July 2014. These job postings are included here based on
the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the
H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more
information.



AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

University of British Columbia - Assistant Professor, African History

H-Net Academic Announcements--July 17-18, 2014


EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET

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H-Net Academic Announcements--July 16-17, 2014


EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET

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on the indicated dates.  It has been sorted by type of event, not by
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Re: How can H-Scholar help you? and query re utility of Academia.edu, ResearchGate, Google Scholar

1) I'd be interested in hearing how H-Scholar subscribers use scholarly-networking/social media sites like Academia.edu, ResearchGate, Google Scholar  [what else?] in their research and in publicizing their work.
Do you find them helpful? Prefer one? Discover  papers, resources, fellow-scholars you didn't know about through them? Aspects of them you dislike or deliberately ignore?

H-Net Academic Announcements--July 15-16, 2014


EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET

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on the indicated dates.  It has been sorted by type of event, not by
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