Posted on behalf of Nancy Graham, Chair of the CoPILOT  sub-group As some will no doubt already know, Jorum, the learning object repository hosted by Jisc, is being retired. Some of you will have uploaded your information literacy open educational resources (OER) onto the site (or linked to locally hosted ones) and you will need to keep up with developments to […]

Want to use OERs but have no idea where to start? Our web team has been working in partnership with CoPILOT (Community of Practice for Information Literacy Online Teaching) to bring you our brand new OER section. We’ll be covering the whole OER lifecycle, giving you advice and examples of how to find, use, create and share open education resources […]

Workshop: Developing a Blended Learning Skills Programme Venue: Alan Gilbert Learning Commons, University of Manchester Date: Monday 15th December, 2014 This event was run by Jennie Blake and Jade Kelsall from the University of Manchester Library, home of the award-winning My Learning Essentials programme. View the Storify from the day. We started with an overview of how the My Learning […]

The University of Manchester Library have launched an innovative suite of interactive e-learning resources covering a variety of information literacy and academic skills topics, which are freely available for use under a Creative Commons licence. These online resources are highly interactive, using diverse and practical learning activities throughout each resource to provide frequent opportunities for users to practise relevant skills […]