Some materials to get a feel for what social robotics is, what are the technologies involved, and what are the kinds of applications that have been, and may be, fulfilled with Social Robotics.

Wikipedia and Google Search are always great places to begin an adventure of discovery. This definition of a Social Robot is paraphrased from Wikipedia: "A social robot is an autonomous robot that interacts and communicates with humans or other autonomous physical agents by following social behaviors and rules attached to its role." We would be delighted to hear how your own journey progresses and the ultimate definition you would write for Social Robotics.