Open Repositories Conference in Helsinki in June 2014

The 9th International Conference on Open Repositories was held from 9 to 13 June, 2014 in Helsinki, Finland. It is the leading international conference in its field, with an attendance of around 400, with participants from all around the world.

The official hashtag was #or2014.

As part of my ongoing open research on academic conference Twitter backchannel data I have uploaded to figshare an XLS file contains an archive of Tweets tagged with #or2014 (case not sensitive).

Priego, Ernesto (2014): Open Repositories 2014, Helsinki. An #or2014 Archive. figshare.
http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1058927

The archive contains 5174 Tweets dated between 02/06/2014 22:32:41 and 13/06/2014 12:44:37.

Times (column E) are Helsinki, Finland times.

This file contains two sheets:

Sheet 0. A ‘Cite Me’ sheet, including procedence of the file, citation information, information about its contents, the methods employed and some context.

Sheet 1. The Archive containing 5174 Tweets dated between 02/06/2014 22:32:41 and 13/06/2014 12:44:37.

The tweets contained in the file were collected using Martin Hawksey’s TAGS 5.1. To avoid spam only users with at least 2 followers were included in the archive. Retweets have been included.

The usual information about methods and limitations in the file and the figshare page for the upload.

If you use or refer to the data in the file in any way please make sure you are using the latest version and please cite and link back using the citation information above.