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Libraries as Strategic Learning Institutions - Workshop at #CILDC

Change is happening fast in our societies these years. For libraries the environment around us and the need for information has been changing a lot going from the industrial society over the information society to the knowledge society. 123 more words


ACCU Conference Retrospective

I did plan to write a series of blog posts at the end of each day of the ACCU Conference in Bristol, but between having far too much fun learning, and having zero energy by the time I got home, never mind zero brain power, I thought I’d do a write up in one big posts with some “Match of the Day” style highlights. 1,645 more words



I have signed up, registered and enrolled to do a degree in Psychology with The Open University. I am so looking forward to it, but also quite anxious about it. 202 more words

General Life

Brilliant ideas from my students

One of the best perks of working in an academic institution is that I’m surrounded by people who are so driven by learning that they spend their entire day focused on it. 479 more words


Why failure is an option

It was another beautiful day in the Sierra’s. Not a cloud in the sky and the surrounding mountains were perfectly reflected in the glassy surface of the lake resting in the valley below. 739 more words

What do professors think of students who fall asleep in class?

Answer by Thomas Cormen:

Have you heard the saying “A professor is one who deprives himself of sleep so that he may bestow it upon others”? 

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