Archive for July, 2009

A useful overview of the OER debate in the form of a Power Point Presentation from Allison Littlejohn, Helen Beetham, Lou McGill and Karen Smith at the Caledonian Academy, Glasgow Caledonian University. Advertisements

London College of Fashion, Room 311, 20 John Princes Street, London Tuesday 22nd September 2009 The process of digitisation is fraught with difficulties and obstacles, including: funding, licensing, commercial considerations, quality, decisions regarding what to digitise and about metadata, presentation of digital assets, preservation, and usability. Librarians, Academic Staff Developers, Researchers, Academic staff, Collection Holders, […]

We are on the cusp of a global revolution in teaching and learning. Educators worldwide are developing a vast pool of educational resources on the Internet, open and free for all to use. These educators are creating a world where each and every person on earth can access and contribute to the sum of all […]