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Here is our summary of the latest news on higher education, learning and information literacy for librarians
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Opportunity through online learning: improving student access, participation and success in higher education

National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education

This report outlines research from Australia and the UK informing ten 'National Guidelines to Improve Student Outcomes in Online Education'Click here to edit the content

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Graduate outcomes for all subjects by university -

Graduate outcomes for all subjects by university - | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it

The longitudinal education outcomes (LEO) data brings together information from the Department for Education with employment, benefits and earnings information from the Department for Work and Pensions and Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs.

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Leading from Unexpected Places through Collaboration: Undergraduate Libraries in the Research University | Danneker | Library Leadership & Management

Based on US experience interestign article on how library worked with teaching and learning staff and staff providing writing consultations.

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More students are dropping out of university because of mental health problems: Research based article from the Conversation.

More students are dropping out of university because of mental health problems: Research based article from the Conversation. | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
This is how to stop it.
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10 ways to use social media to get your research noticed: Times Higher blog

10 ways to use social media to get your research noticed: Times Higher blog | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
Four experts offer their advice on getting the most out of social media as an academic
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2017 Student Academic Experience Survey - HEPI

2017 Student Academic Experience Survey - HEPI | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
The UK-wide HEPI / HEA Survey was first undertaken in 2006. This year’s results are challenging, showing students have:

falling perceptions of value for money;
continue to display relatively low wellbeing compared to the rest of the population; and
have yet to love England’s high-fees model of funding undergraduate education.
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Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences-  Harzig presentation

Reports on presentation  at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"

Compares H scores from scopus, web of science and web based metrics.

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One in three UK universities going backwards on female professorships- Times Higher

One in three UK universities going backwards on female professorships- Times Higher | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
New data show proportion of professors who are women has declined at some institutions

At the London School of Economics and Political Science, the proportion of female professors declined by 2.6 percentage points over three years,

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Student resilience: Exploring the positive case for resilience | Unite Group

This new report draws on published research and a survey of 6500 UK students.
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Assessment in Action: Academic Libraries and Student Success

year 3 findings show strong impact of library student learning

http://www.ala.org/acrl/sites/ala.org.acrl/files/content/issues/value/findings_y3.pdf

 

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Higher Education and Research Act 2017

Full text of the legislation now published.

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Office of the Independent Adjudicator - Annual Reports

Office of the Independent Adjudicator - Annual Reports | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it

http://www.oiahe.org.uk/media/115360/oia-annual-report-2016.pdf

examines level and nature of student complaints.

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Times Higher Education Pay Survey 2017

Times Higher Education Pay Survey 2017 | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
Our annual analysis shows that academic pay is still falling in real terms and that equality is still an issue with regard to gender and ethnicity
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LIVE: Longitudinal Education Outcomes data released  Wonkhe - Links to responses and analysis

LIVE: Longitudinal Education Outcomes data released  Wonkhe - Links to responses and analysis | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
It's a revolution for public information about higher education as employment and salary data for graduates is released in full for the first time. We'll be bringing you coverage, insights and analysis all day here.
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World Reputation Rankings 2017: results announced

World Reputation Rankings 2017: results announced | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
Asian universities overtake top Western brands in the Times Higher Education ranking of the world’s most prestigious universities 
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ARMA Conference- Papers available Research Managers

ARMA Conference- Papers available Research Managers | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it

topics covered include the research management process and policy.

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Fear of debt really is deterring the poorest from university | Wonkhe

Fear of debt really is deterring the poorest from university | Wonkhe | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
The current government’s argument that student loans widen participation is misleading, argues Claire Callender, whose new research finds that debt aversion is stopping the poorest from applying to university.
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 User Experience in the Library - Routledge freebook

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Higher Education 2022 – Priorities for Government |GuildHE- General Election manifesto

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The role of EU funding in UK research and innovation

A report commissioned from Technopolis Group by the four UK national Academies. It shows how EU funding flows across academic disciplines, institutions, industrial sectors and regions of the UK, as well how it interacts with other funding sources.
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Workshop on Big Data in Education: Balancing Research Needs and Student Privacy - National Academy of Education

Proceedings of a 2016 workshop

 

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Guardian University league tables 2018

Guardian University league tables 2018 | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it

Includes rankings by subject.

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Ross-CASE Survey of Charitable Giving to Universities 2017 - Results

Ross-CASE Survey of Charitable Giving to Universities 2017 - Results | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it

Shows increasing levels of philanthropy

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U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems 2017

U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems 2017 | Higher education news for libraries and librarians | Scoop.it
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