Tag Archive for 'MOOCs'

47th National Library Reunion Argentina

47th National Library Reunion Argentina 21st to 23rd April, for program and registration see: http://www.abgra.org.ar/47RNB_Info.htm http://www.abgra.org.ar/47RNB_inscripcion.htm

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Libraries As Publishers: IFLA ACD WLIC 2015 Call For Papers

CALL FOR PAPERS:  IFLA’s Acquisition and Collection Development Section invites you to submit a proposal for its open programme at the 81st IFLA World Library and Information Congress to be held in Cape Town South Africa, 15-21 August 2015. THEME:  In its 2015 Open Programme, IFLA’s Section on Acquisitions and […]

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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management Session 5: November 17 – December 12, 2014 This four-week online course addresses the basic components of collection development and management (CDM) in libraries. Complete definition of collection development and collection management Collections policies and budgets as part of library planning […]

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The New Information Literacy Framework

Read this Tame The Web post here.

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The Hope and the Hype of MOOCs

At ALA Midwinter there was a symposium on MOOCS sponsored by OCLC. It looked at the questions: Do MOOCs represent a turning point in online distance education? Or another technological flash in the pan? Watch this five-minute video summary of the OCLC Symposium on Massive Open Online Courses. Link to […]

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Setback force new look at mass web courses

This International New York Times article may help you give thought to the MOOCs phenomon here.

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The Year Of The MOOCs

You may find interesting that this topic, a key part of IFLA’s Trend report, is picked as THE topic of the year: read this NYT article here.

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