Tag Archives: LILAC

Information obesity, media and other teaching successes! [2]

I headed to Bloomsbury thinking about three things; first the example that Lord Putman gave during LILAC 2012 that if you put a “surgeon from 1912 and transport them to the operating theatre of today, they would be completely unable … Continue reading

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Information obesity, media and other teaching successes! [1]

What if you have spent 6 hours to update a presentation and when you were ready to transfer the file in your memory stick and head to class, your computer crashes and stubbornly denies to start-up? Well…, that was the … Continue reading

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Acknowledge the wider context in which HE operates recognizing the implications for professional practice: Value 4

The Higher Education landscape is a rapid changing environment and I feel that the new challenges of the 21st century will continue to transform our practice. I recently attended the 8th Librarians Information Literacy Conference (LILAC) in Glasgow where Lord … Continue reading

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Use evidence-informed approaches and the outcomes from research, scholarship and CPD: Value 3

One of the memorable research studies that influenced my teaching was the CIBER report. This study was commissioned by the British Library and JISC and one of its broader aims was: “to whether or not, as a result of the … Continue reading

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