This page will walk you through the libraries resources and databases that deal specifically with current events and social issues as seen across Social Media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and more and how to track and analyze data from these sources.
A real-time hashtag tracker for Twitter, Instagram and Facebook
Free twitter analytics
Social media search engine which tracks live sites on the web for the latest/trending news, blog posts, videos, images, etc.
Track URL shares, likes, tweets, and more
Social media search and analysis platform that aggregates user-generated content across the web into a single feed
Twitter specific search engine that provides real-time monitoring of topics of your choosing
A wiki that provides an overview of social media monitoring tools and metric calculators
MLA guidelines regarding how to cite blogs, tweets, youtube, and email.
Comprehensive citation chart in MLA, APA, and CMS that covers formatting for all citations, including social media and other virtual resources.
A quick, easy, and free citation generator that converts Tweets into, properly formatted MLA and APA, citations. Paste a link to the Tweet you want to cite in the field below, click 'Go', and you're on your way!