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6 growing trends taking over academic libraries | EduWire.com

6 growing trends taking over academic libraries | EduWire.com | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
Spreading digital fluency is now a core responsibility of academic libraries, and Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT) are poised to amplify the utility and reach of library services like never before. These are just two of the revelations part of the New Media Consortium’s (NMC) University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Chur, Technische […]
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3 Predictions for Educational Technology in 2016; Students Will Benefit From Accelerating Transformation

3 Predictions for Educational Technology in 2016; Students Will Benefit From Accelerating Transformation | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
This past year has been a fun one to be a student, and maybe more challenging from the teaching side. Whether education IT managers have enjoyed the ride depends on whether they were able to get out in front of the changes.
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Radio Garden- Explore Live Radio by Rotating the Globe. This is VERY cool!

Radio Garden- Explore Live Radio by Rotating the Globe. This is VERY cool! | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
Explore live radio by rotating the globe.

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Getty makes 40 million stock photos available for free | Photography | Creative Bloq

Getty makes 40 million stock photos available for free | Photography | Creative Bloq | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
Go to http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/embed and click the blue link: "Search images available to embed"

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Good news for teachers and students.

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Danielle M. Villegas's curator insight, March 6, 2014 9:17 AM

Thanks to RJ Jacquez for sharing this. This is good news for all bloggers! Good images are as important as text when writing blog content. I know that I'll be definitely taking advantage of this more often going forward!
--techcommgeekmom 

Tony Park's curator insight, March 26, 2014 6:10 PM

A positive photo download site

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Is educational technology changing the way we learn?

Is educational technology changing the way we learn? | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
International Training Centre BLOG
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The Sultan's Triads: Guitar Triads for Soloing | Cyberfret.com

The Sultan's Triads: Guitar Triads for Soloing | Cyberfret.com | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
How to incorporate triads into your guitar solos. Also learn how Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits used these ideas in the song "The Sultans of Swing".
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Students are Better Off without a Laptop in the Classroom

Students are Better Off without a Laptop in the Classroom | Academic Libraries, Ed Tech, Books, and Guitars | Scoop.it
What do you think they’ll actually use it for?

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David Kinnear's curator insight, July 13, 2017 8:15 PM
New research by scientists at Michigan State University suggests that laptops do not enhance classroom learning, and in fact students would be better off leaving their laptops in the dorm during class
irene's curator insight, September 10, 2017 7:36 PM
Interesting findings - worth a read.