Here are four very powerful videos from the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub that are guaranteed to make you think hard about learning, teaching, and schooling. You can watch them all in less than half an hour.
Looking for free ebooks at your library? Project Gutenberg and Open Library offer you free MARC files full of open access ebooks.
Curtis Beaverford's insight:
With these you can add the entire collection of e-books from the open library to your OPAC. Not all the titles might be something you want to add but I thought it was a pretty amazing way to bolster a collection.
Gale is well known for its library databases. The Gale Virtual Reference Library offers thousands of its print titles in eBook form with a reading platform that features audio, download and printing as well as the ability to read on a variety of devices.
Pearson Blue Sky is a content services platform that allows users to create custom digital course materials that blend free Open Education Resources (OER) with premium Pearson digital content.
Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
People love to learn by examining visual representations of data. That's been proven time and time again by the popularity of both infographics and Pinterest. So what if you could make your own infographics?
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