UKOLN Disappears :-(

Times are tough in academia: A university-based centre of expertise that advises on digital infrastructure, information policy and data management across the sector has made two-thirds of its staff redundant after cuts to its funding. Ukoln, formerly known as the United Kingdom Office for Library and Information Networking, has made…

[BLOG] Organisational Development in Higher Education Group

In 2011, £10,000 of funding was secured from JISC to promote digital literacy amongst the 'Organisational Development in Higher Education Group'. Anecdotal evidence suggests that many OD practitioners are not comfortable with DLs. Opportunities for the effective use of DLs can easily be missed or not enthusiastically promoted. This bid…