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Secure charging stations - NEW for Kimberlin Library users

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Fine or not fine? You'll like our fine policy changes from 1st Feb

Money saving changes in our new fines policies

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To make space for more study seating on the First Floor in 2018, we've moved more books to the Second Floor

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We've introduced more laptops for loan for 2018

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LLS share innovative pedagogies: reflections on “Creative approaches to teaching and learning”, DMU Learning and Teaching Conference 12/9/18

Tweet   At the DMU Teaching and Learning Conference, 12/09/18 Librarians from Academic Liaison (Anna Richards, Kaye Towlson, Carol Keddie, Adele Creak) and Julia Reeve (CELT, Library) demonstrated an array of creative pedagogies currently utilised in Library teaching and the wider curriculum. Techniques included the card game “Sources” (Walsh 2013) which enables students to explore different formats and uses of information. The use of Lego as a visual metaphor to illustrate and aid understanding of the need to reference (know where your building blocks ... read more

Tech’ top tips – #8. Getting the most from DMU Replay

Tweet This tip is provided by the Centre for Enhancing Learning through Technology. When watching DMU Replay recordings there are a number of functions that can enhance and add to the recording. For example; the recordings are searchable, we can click around and jump to the most relevant section, and we can add our own notes and bookmarks to recordings as we watch them for re-visiting later. Also, some colleagues may choose to add a quiz to the DMU Replay recording for students to interact with part way through a recording. Search. Use the search bar ... read more

Tech’ top tips – #7. DMU Replay, where are the recordings?

Tweet This tip is provided by the Centre for Enhancing Learning through Technology. DMU policy stipulates that all ‘staff led activity’ should be recorded using DMU Replay or an equitable alternative to recording be provided. But where do students find these recordings and/or equitable alternatives to help them revise, review and revisit? The answer is – in Blackboard! Each module shell will have a Learning Materials area and links to DMU Replay content can be found within. Recordings that were made using the DMU Replay system will look ... read more

Tech’ top tips – #6. Get connected… stay connected

Tweet This tip is provided by the Centre for Enhancing Learning through Technology. DMU uses eduroam to provide wireless internet access for colleagues and students. The system can be accessed anywhere on campus and at other institutions that subscribe to eduroam. Once connected, your device should remember your details and automatically connect to eduroam whenever on campus or where eduroam may be available. To connect, you will need your eduroam username (or identity); this is a mash up of your email address and your username as follows: ... read more

CELT student workshop – Find out about iDEA – Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award

Tweet Do you know about this iDEA? This session will give you an introduction to iDEA – the Duke of York Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award. This free online recognised award allows you to develop a range of digital skills which can assist you with your studies, employability and beyond university. Come along to an  introductory workshop to find out how to get started and find out more. Just book here onto a CELT workshop   read more