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Five minutes with… Dan Flatt

Name Dan Flatt Job title Student engagement co-ordinator So what does that actually mean? I work with students and gather feedback about the libraries so we can improve our service and facilities. I’ve run a number of focus groups on topics such as reading lists, the new George Green library and the library website. I manage …

Sibling rivalry? The Learning Technology blog

One of Library Matters’ sister blogs is the Learning Technology Blog. It has been running since September 2010 with lots of enthusiasm for anything technology and learning related. Staples of the blog include information, advice and tips about Moodle, Turnitin, Rogo, Xerte Online Toolkits and the Xerte project, all systems core to the University’s learning …

2009 – The year that Librarians joined Twitter?

Our personal and professional journeys into social media by the newbie Katherine Beers and the veteran Dan Flatt. Last week, Dan and I attended a networking event that explored librarians’ personal and professional interactions on social media. Drawing inspiration from this, we thought we should share our digital journeys with you, both on personal and professional basis.We work …

Good Things come in Threes

As the proverb states, good things come in threes, and this applies to library blogs too! Alongside the Learning Technologies blog and Library Matters sits the Manuscripts & Special Collections blog. In one form or other, our blog has been going since 2010. We use it to showcase some of the material we have at …