Monthly Archives: November 2010

Copyright

Past experience suggests that quite a lot of people will already have skipped this item based on the title, but for those of you still reading, news of two new packs for school use. The Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society … Continue reading

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The person behind the archive

Cataloguing the papers of individuals is a part of my job I really enjoy. By the end of the process you feel as though you have gained a real insight into not only their work but also their personality, motivations … Continue reading

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London Day Training College and the Great War

*Posted on behalf of Shanine Salmon, Archive Volunteer* The Great War of 1914-1918 saw major changes at the IOE, or London Day Training College as it was then known. The Staff Register, from September 1912 saw lecturers leave the LDTC … Continue reading

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Link resolver almost ready

Our new shiny link resolver is nearly ready for launch. It will make finding content a lot easier. For example, if you are in the Library Catalogue and you find that something is on loan, it might be available at … Continue reading

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E-book news

Our most popular e-books in October were: Petty, G. (2009) Teaching today: a practical guide. Ball, S. (2006) Education policy and social class: the selected works of Stephen J. Ball. Whitty, G. (2002) Making sense of education policy: studies in the … Continue reading

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‘Our School’

As I’m currently cataloguing a collection of photographs that mostly covers schools in the post-war period I was interested to hear about the BFI’s Shadows of Progress: British Post-war Documentary Film season, which includes a showing of four films by John Krish, one of which … Continue reading

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EndNote News

EndNote X4 has been installed on all IOE student machines and staff can request an upgrade via the Computer Helpdesk. This latest release features a number of very useful enhancements including automated PDF import and record creation, a much improved … Continue reading

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