Digital social media have become so pervasive that historians can no longer ignore them, not only as a means of communication but also as a potential source for their research. This training session will be divided into three parts: feedback on previous research projects and experiences, a "hands-on" session in which participants can make their first Twitter data collection and analysis, and finally a critical perspective on digital social media as a source in humanities and social sciences.

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