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Cheers to Brno students

While it is comforting to know that universities around the world are busy with the serious business of educating the next generation,  it is also fun to consider some of the novel ideas in education. For example, in the Social Studies Library … Continue reading

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LibGuides & LibAnswers: a new approach

  At the IOE Learning & Teaching Conference last week Barbara Sakarya and I introduced our new information portal consisting of LibGuides (http://libguides.ioe.ac.uk) and LibAnswers (http://libanswers.ioe.ac.uk) (both of which are currently under development).  We began our presentation asking the following … Continue reading

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Telegrams – the SMS of the past?

While cataloguing some papers this morning I came accross a file of telegrams. Their stunted phrasing struck me as quite romantic and reminded me of text messages in the days when most people didn’t have packages that allow 1000 free a month … Continue reading

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