Category Archives: learning

Easel.ly

A few days ago I used I used Easil.ly for the first time, to create an illustrated version of my library’s annual statistics, inspired by recent CILIP Conference workshops I attended. It is really easy to use and turns out … Continue reading

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Further notes from #CILIPConf17

A few days ago I posted initial thoughts on the CILIP conference 2017 (programme) and had planned to write a full set of notes, but it turns out that most of my notes are basically my Twitter feed of the … Continue reading

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Notes from #CILIPConf17

I have just spent two days in Manchester, at the┬áCILIP conference 2017. It was my first time and as a result of attending I feel really proud to be a member of this vibrant professional LIS community. Key message from … Continue reading

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CPD needs analysis

In my work place we are lucky that there is a wealth of training offers we can access, both on and off the job, as well as some funding for external events and courses. But how do you decide what … Continue reading

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Notes from #AULC2017

Last week I attended the annual AULC conference, held in Belfast. It was a very inspiring and fun event! Here are some notes from the sessions I attended, plus My Conference Storify. Copies of all presentations can be accessed on … Continue reading

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Done

I have just found out that I have been awarded my MA in Technology, Education and Learning. Here’s a picture of a cat to celebrate!

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My Critical Study or Dissertation

I have handed in my final work for my Masters degree. *sighs with relief* If you attended Innoconf16 earlier this year (I wrote about it here) and heard me mention it there, you may be interested in reading my Critical … Continue reading

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#Innoconf16: Enhancing Employability

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Useful things

Things that have excited me today: EDpuzzle: a new tool to use with videos – you can add tasks, comments, etc. lingro: dictionary that can be used on any website Screencastify: record your screen, including audio slowing videos down in … Continue reading

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Digital projects

Here are some interesting links I have come across this week: BALEAP: EAP and blended learning CILIP: What is instructional design and technology Digital literacy or digital competence? Digital literacies pack Digital skills – staff training examples Digital skills, literacy … Continue reading

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