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Literacy, Technology, and a 21st Century Curriculum

In my last post, I discussed some of my ideas for flipping the classroom  in the Social Sciences/Humanities. In this post I turn to a different theme – literacy – which has surfaced as an important and recurring topic in the… 654 more words

Technology Fellows

Trials and Tribulations of Writing while Sleeping

A few weeks ago, I dropped my iPhone in water. If you were wondering, those things do not float. As I pulled the phone out and dried it as best I could, all I could think about was my dissertation. 935 more words


Choosing a Bible reference resource

Welcome to the last post in the blog series explains how to choose  Bible reference resources.

Identifying the right Bible reference resource to use can be a baffling  process.   334 more words

Information Skills

Navigating a post-Google information world

Sometimes it’s easy to spot the more dubious…ahem, “facts” that have a tendency to pop up online, but what about when a source’s credibility is a little more… 345 more words

Library Advice


Scampi: Did you know this, Peter?  Apparently there’s no such thing as a grain.

Peter: Oh?

Scampi:  Yeah.  According to Doctor something.

Peter: If there’s no such thing as a grain, how can you have multigrain bread? 285 more words


Dalkey Islands Conservation Plan 2014-2024

The publication of the Dalkey Islands Conservation Plan 2014-2024 was launched in Dalkey Castle by the Cathaoirleach Cllr Carrie Smyth on Tuesday 3rd June 2014 in Dalkey Castle.  80 more words

Research Skills