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Enhancing Presentations for the Multimedia generation (An Infokit by JISC)

  • This infokit will provide guidance on best approaches in using presentation software such as PowerPoint, Prezi and Slideshare, looking at their advantages and disadvantages, using multimedia to enhance the content as well as sharing with students and learners.
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Can You Grid it?

Last week we launched our new design for our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Moodle. Our designers at Overt created it using their Overt Quick Metro design. 253 more words

PlanitUni @ JISC Bristol Event

After being selected as a winner of funding from the Jisc Summer of Student Innovation competition to develop our idea, PlanitUni, we were invited to attend the first event in Bristol from July 14th to the 16th. 722 more words


Through the Blender

Last week the LRC team was working with students on the Introduction to Careers in Fashion, Crafts and Retail. The team created content to help the students gather ideas for a project they were working on to design a necklace. 147 more words

If you ever need to find a research participant: check out 'Call for Participants.com'

If you are a supervisor, a postgraduate researcher or into research in one way or another, then this website may be of interest. It helps you find a participant for your research, whether it is a survey, interview or something else. 182 more words


WHELF/HEWIT Gregynog Colloquium 2014

This was my first return visit to the Colloquium for approximately 5 years. It was a great opportunity for me to meet with colleagues “old” and new and establish new connections with librarians since I’ve become the WHELF Development Officer. 1,131 more words


What can the OAIC do for you?

Yesterday I attended the first physical meeting in Jisc’s Open Access Implementation Community (OAIC) in London. The OAIC is a network of librarians, research managers and other administrators – basically everyone working in UK HE who has a stake in implementing Open Access requirements of funders and HEFCE. 1,078 more words