Tag: teaching

Lord of the Libraries

I can’t believe TOTD hasn’t come across this excellence before! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdTAv4dCZMg

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Lectures go ‘wild’

Fed up of not participating in lectures?  Want to comment on the lecturer’s slides?  Have a question? The University of Hull is developing a system where you may be able to do just that: http://www.jisc.ac.uk/news/stories/2009/10/wildthing.aspx More about the project here:

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Roving librarians

It’s been a while since we’ve had a library video and this musical one is more upbeat than most.  Described in September’s _Update_ magazine as “a cross between the Wurzles and Benny Hill”. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rFhmSDIACew&eurl vote now if you want your library

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Rules of Thumb

“Rules of Thumb” are all very well but how do you learn them without being apprenticed to experts?  Where can you look them up? Here: http://rulesofthumb.org/

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Explain that stuff!

First contribution of the new year (thank you) takes us to explaining every day items in a helpful, straightforward way. http://www.explainthatstuff.com/ It’s an eclectic (and currently small) range of subjects from CDs/DVDs to suicide in young people, but you may

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