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Who Pays for Academic Publishing? Some Data Trails...

A couple of days ago, I came across a dataset on figshare (a data sharing site) detailing the article processing charges (APCs) paid by the University of Portsmouth to publishers in 2014. 838 more words

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Introducing a new staff member

I am  Suhad Aljundi


My passion for new innovations and ideas, and their applications to enhance education drove me to pursue Higher Education at the University of Manchester studying Digital Technologies, Communication, and Education (MA DTCE) graduating with merit. 472 more words

Augmented Reality

New KB+ Website

We are pleased to announce we have a new KB+ website which brings together useful information and support documentation for KB+ in one single place. 83 more words


If we build them, will they come? The stickiness of Open Badges.

So I thought Twitter was just a phase… How wrong I was. It bewilders me: what makes one social media application ‘stick’ and another one wither away into an html graveyard? 540 more words


Ebooks in education Realising the vision edited by Hazel Woodward (An open access book)

Ebooks are coming of age in education, as this exciting collection commissioned by Jisc demonstrates. Case studies, reflecting ebook success stories across the higher and further education sectors, include: 165 more words


Developing Digital Literacies


I have found a very interesting webpage from Jisc about developing digital literacies:


Jisc is massive and their content is always very interesting, so I will keep posting information that I find interesting.


Research data spring by Jisc

  • Technical tools, software and service solutions to support the researchers’ workflows, the use and management of their data.

About the project

Our co-design process has identified research data management as a key priority for continued  106 more words