Overview of content related to 'university of durham' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/13743/0?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Looking for More Than Text? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue45/notay <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue45/notay#author1">Balviar Notay</a> and <a href="/issue45/notay#author2">Catherine Grout</a> give an overview of developments in digitisation programmes, on-line delivery services and specialised search engines which cater for searching and locating still images and time-based media and consider the issues that surround their use, focusing particularly on JISC developments.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>There is a great deal of evidence to suggest that people learn better when visual and sound materials are used in a teaching context. Researchers from a range of disciplines have also suggested that visual materials are of great value either as a core focus or to support the research process. For example, studies looking at the effect of visual materials in education have explored how both short-term and long-term memory is associated with the different hemispheres of the brain, but also which kind of information is best retained through the use of images.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue45/notay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue45 feature article balviar notay catherine grout ahds bbc bufvc edina google jisc tasi university of durham university of east anglia wellcome trust artworld dner elib jisc information environment lifesign pixus vsm accessibility archives copyright data digital library digitisation flickr framework further education higher education podcast portal portfolio research resource discovery rss search technology software video web services wsrp Sat, 29 Oct 2005 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1186 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Secondary Homepages in Mathematics Initiative http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue28/eevl2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue28/eevl2#author1">Greig Fratus</a>, MathGate Manager, supplies information about the Secondary Homepages in Mathematics initiative set up by Math-Net.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-body"> <p>An initiative of Math-Net [<a href="#1">1</a>], the Secondary Homepage is a template that aims to sort the types of information usually found on departmental websites in mathematics into standardised sections and labels. By offering a user-friendly navigation and search, the Secondary Homepage overcomes the problem of significantly differing departmental homepages.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue28/eevl2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue28 regular column greig fratus oxford brookes university sheffield hallam university university of birmingham university of brighton university of durham university of exeter university of liverpool university of manchester university of oxford university of sussex university of ulster bibliographic data research search technology software url web resources Thu, 21 Jun 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 805 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk r┬Ěcade: Resource Centre for Access to Data on Europe http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/rcade <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue10/rcade#author1">Sharon Bolton</a> describes r-cade, an interdisciplinary resource centre that helps researchers and analysts to identify and acquire data for the European Social Sciences.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/rcade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 review sharon bolton oracle university of durham university of essex archives cd-rom data data set database higher education preservation rdbms research resource management software Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 363 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Down Your Way: Durham http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue7/down-your-way <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue7/down-your-way#author1">Paul Miller</a> travels to Durham and reports on a mammoth archival digitisation project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Spread across four sites within the small historic city of Durham, the University Library caters for a diverse range of staff and student requirements, as well as acting in an important archival role for the surrounding area.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue7/down-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue7 regular column paul miller jisc newcastle university university of durham elib niss archives ascii cataloguing database ead gis gopher graphics opac research search technology sgml web services Sun, 19 Jan 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 256 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk