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Learning and teaching practice experts group meeting (Jisc)

Funny enough all the adults are not staring at the speakers face, people are doing different activities and more of them are through their smart devices. 963 more words


FAQs for publishers

These ‘FAQs for publishers’ are intended to assist publishers in processing APC payments for Gold Open Access on behalf of authors and their institutions. We hope they will provide answers to commonly recurring questions, explain issues and promote understanding between all parties involved in APC payments. 30 more words


Retire and Refresh: Jisc, Jorum and Open Education

Yesterday Jisc announced its intention to retire Jorum in September 2016 and “refresh its open educational resources offer”.   I’ve been involved with Jorum, in one capacity or another, since 2002 when Moira Massey and Sarah McConnell at EDINA, started drafting a proposal for a repository as part of the Jisc… 795 more words


Using Digital Media in new learning models (Flipped and Blended Learning)

This infokit will provide guidance on best approaches in using digital media as part of new learning models in particular as part of a flipped or blended learning approach. 87 more words


Update of the Open Access Reporting Checklist

The recently published checklist has been updated with the data required for version 2 of the RCUK APC spreadsheet as applicable to HEI APC expenditure reporting in January 2016. 36 more words


Review of APC Intermediary Services

At the beginning of this pathfinder project I was tasked with examining intermediaries for APC payments, specifically in regards to reducing the administrative burden placed on HEI’s by Open Access, but it quickly became clear there was a problem – the rapidly changing Open Access environment we all deal with everyday had already moved past APC intermediaries. 313 more words


Digital Literacies insight at JISC Connect More

Last week I was at the Jisc Connect more event at Edinburgh Napier, Craiglockhart Campus. A kilted Jason Miles-Campbell (Head of Jisc Scotland and Jisc northern Ireland) opened the day with an introduction informing attendees how Jisc can support us in getting the most out of their services and showcasing innovative practice and best use of technology amongst practitioners in the FE and HE sectors. 1,093 more words