CBI report that argues that relying alone on traditional university courses will not meet the growing demand for degree-level, technical skills in key sectors like manufacturing, construction, IT and engineering...
BRAZIER, Caroline (2013) firstname.lastname@example.org: the opportunities and challenges of implementing a digital collection development strategy. Paper presented at: IFLA World Library and Information Congress, 17 - 23 August 2013, Singapore.
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Great summary of the challenges of what constitutes a collection, the way in which the British library is goign forward and the staff training required.
UCAS report exploring demand for full-time undergraduate higher education in the UK in the 2013 admissions cycle compared to previous years. This is based on applications for courses made up to 24 March 2013. shows more black teenagers applying
Better-qualified people are far less likely to be unemployed and more likely to earn higher wages when in work, according to new analysis of OECD data by UCU (university and College Union ) as part of its Knowledge Economy campaign.
Postgraduate Employment Survey 2013 In July 2013, Graduates.co.uk surveyed 1,117 students (including 2nd, 3rd year, MA, PHD and postgraduates) on the value of a postgraduate degree with regards to employment and starting salary expectations.