Bibliographies and WorldCat

How can we simplify the creation of bibliographies? One simple way is to use WorldCat. Here is a working introductory reading list for one of my MA modules on archaeological ethics. The list can be exported to Endnote, RefWorks, HTML or RTF. One glitch is that books in Swansea do…

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Blogs and Student Communities

I came across the Bryn Mawr Archaeology Students’ Blog. News stories, events, videos, etc. are shared in this forum. Is a blog more effective for sharing informal information than, say, Blackboard (in a Swansea context)? What are the advantages over a “closed” community on Facebook?

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GlamStart – Stimulating simulating ?

I recently attended a seminar at the University of Glamorgan on GlamStart (you need an account to access it). GlamStart is a new part of the University’s provision for student induction and initial orientation. It had been developed in close conjunction with, and to be an integrated part of the…

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Community blog?

This section of the Learning Lab has been opened up to a number of additional bloggers. In addition, anyone can comment on the posts – you don’t need an account to join the disussion.

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Changing the Learning Lab wiki?

Hi, As users of the learning lab wiki, I have a question for you. We’re in the process of moving the Learning Lab to a new server and one issue that has arisen is the wiki. The current wiki is here http://learninglab.swan.ac.uk/wiki/doku.php In attempt to make the wiki easier to…

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