Overview of content related to 'uhi millennium institute' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/13804/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Book Review: Listen Up! Podcasting for Schools and Libraries http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue53/mchugh-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue53/mchugh-rvw#author1">Elizabeth McHugh</a> looks at how podcasting has the potential to take library services and activities to new audiences.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Linda Braun is an educational technology specialist who is an enthusiast for podcasting - in all its formats - and the reasons why it should and how it could be used. The book is slanted towards education but the ideas and suggestions in it could appeal to a wider audience. Although written primarily with American readers in mind (the specific references tend towards American Web sites) this is not to discount the relevance of the book for an international audience. The instructions and examples presented are applicable regardless of location.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue53/mchugh-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue53 review elizabeth mchugh uhi millennium institute wikipedia accessibility blog copyright digital media e-learning graphics podcast software syndication video web 2.0 Tue, 30 Oct 2007 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1361 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: E-metrics for Library and Information Professionals http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/mchugh-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue46/mchugh-rvw#author1">Elizabeth McHugh</a> learns about the importance of locally produced e-metrics and how they could be produced using available technologies.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The sub-title of this book provides a broader explanation for those who may be puzzled by the use of the term "e-metrics". The book suggests that to reach a real understanding of how digital and virtual library collections are used and who is using them, generating data on a local level as well as employing vendor-generated data which conforms, or otherwise, to emerging standards, is important for libraries.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/mchugh-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue46 review elizabeth mchugh uhi millennium institute collection development data database infrastructure open access resource management Wed, 08 Feb 2006 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1222 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk