Webinar: Essential Tools & Technologies for the Library & Information Professional

*Apologies for cross posting!*   May be of interest to the Learning Development network as well – please circulate to colleagues as appropriate!   Essential Tools & Technologies for the Library & Information Professional What tools and technologies should you be using as a librarian or information professional in 2017?   Join the CILIP special… Read more »

UCL event – please do support our CEMP collegues as they launch their new book!

We have a DARE/E-Media Education Lab (EMEL) event next Tuesday here at the UCL Knowledge Lab.   And the later part of the event is also a separate book launch for two titles:   BOOK LAUNCH 2nd MAY at UCL Knowledge Lab 5.00 – 6.30pm Two books produced by CCM staff members and other colleagues… Read more »

CESSDA are running a series of webinars, in collaboration with the UK Data Service, on finding data in Europe

<Many apologies for cross posting but this may be of interest to some colleagues> CESSDA are running a series of webinars, in collaboration with the UK Data Service, on finding data in Europe. See details below: How to find data in Europe Wed 17 May 2017, 14:00 CEST (13.00 BST) A wealth of data is… Read more »

The ALDinHE conference 2017: storify and the journal link

The ALDinHE storify from the conference – see our twitter sumary here: and images that will stay with me:                         and from the Journal of  Learning Developers in HE – an Easter message: If you were not at the superb Learning Development conference – ALDinHE… Read more »

Journal of Pedagogic Development – now avialable with call for articles on ‘achievement’

Dear Colleague, The latest issue of the Journal of Pedagogic Development is now available at We hope you enjoy this issue. We are also inviting submissions for an issue in November on the theme of ‘Achievement’. We hope you will consider submitting a paper or an article. The deadline will be 30 July. Best… Read more »

update from JISC experts group

Colleagues – information and links from a recent JISC experts group. Useful Jisc links and resources mentioned in the meeting:  Student/learner digital experience tracker pilot  Building digital capability project where you can find all the new digital capability resources and case studies The updated online version of evolution of FELTAG: a glimpse at effective practice in UK… Read more »

Two law school graduates co-produced and co-created a piece of work with a senior academic – “Deliberate concealment”

Tilak Ginige, a Senior Lecturer in Environmental Law at Bournemouth University’s Faculty of Science & Technology reports: It is with great pride that I want to announce that two Law School Graduates -Sophie Childs, Hannah Pateman and I, co-produced and co-created a piece of work. This work has been published in the prestigious International Journal of Law in the… Read more »

Licensing Challenges for Open Education in Australian Higher Education

Many apologies for cross posting but this may be of interest to some colleagues: Robin Wright will be leading a research seminar on Wednesday 29 March 2017, 16.00, Room F306 (Fusion Building). Concerns around copyright and licensing have been identified as one of the key factors limiting the introduction of Open Education Practices (OEP) in the Australian… Read more »

CEL Success: Validation of MA Education Practice.

The CEL team, led by Head of CEL Professor Gail Thomas and Dr Sue Eccles, CEL Research and Development lead, and supported by CEL members Dr Curie Scott (Programme Leader); Dr Jenny Hall (NMC lead); Professor Debbie Holley; Anne Quinney  (Theme Leader for Creative Assessment and Feedback) as well as Academic Liaison Manager, librarian Emma… Read more »

New NCRM Explore App

The National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM) has recently announced the launch of its ‘Explore’ App. This application “allows you to receive personalised research methods’ content which best matches your research interests. It includes all up to date research methods’ publications, videos, podcasts and training courses in a searchable and customisable interface. It also contains… Read more »