Overview of content related to 'swinburne university of technology' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/14923/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Book Review: Using Games to Enhance Learning and Teaching http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue69/aayeshah-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue69/aayeshah-rvw#author1">Wajeehah Aayeshah</a> reviews a comprehensive book on educational games that highlights the attributes of effective games usage but which also identifies the potential problems when using them in a pedagogical context.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>Using Games to Enhance Learning and Teaching: A Beginner’s Guide</em> is exactly what the title maintains: a beginner’s guide. The editors and primary authors, Nicola Whitton and Alex Moseley, have provided an extensive overview of using games as a pedagogical resource. While this title highlights the benefits of effective games usage, it nonetheless also identifies the potential problems when employing games in a pedagogical context.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue69/aayeshah-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue69 review wajeehah aayeshah swinburne university of technology framework research Sun, 29 Jul 2012 17:07:52 +0000 lisrw 2363 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Institutional Repositories and Their 'Other' Users: Usability Beyond Authors http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue52/mckay <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue52/mckay#author1">Dana McKay</a> summarises the literature on the usability of institutional repositories, and points to directions for future work.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue52/mckay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue52 feature article dana mckay association of research libraries cornell university d-lib magazine edinburgh napier university google ifla oclc queensland university of technology swinburne university of technology university of cambridge university of southampton ebank uk romeo rosa archives content management copyright data database digital library digital repositories dspace electronic theses eprints framework google scholar higher education information retrieval infrastructure institutional repository metadata open access rae repositories research search technology software usability Sun, 29 Jul 2007 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1330 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk