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PIMMS workshop, Bristol: Web engineering for research data management

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in JISC, news | Comments Off

I’m attending the PIMMS (Portable Infrastructure for Metafor Metadata System) workshop today, in an anonymous office off...

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Further Stanford* classes to be run in January

Posted by on Nov 22, 2011 in distance learning, international, news | Comments Off

According to a series of posts on the ml-class forum, a series of apparently-free Stanford-inspired* distance-learning ten-week classes are...

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A Brief Introduction to eBooks and eReading

Posted by on Jun 27, 2011 in featured, JISC, news | Comments Off

eBooks have been around for almost 4 decades now. The earliest eBooks were those in Project Gutenberg, the oldest digital library, founded...

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Dev8D Preview and QR Codes

Posted by on Feb 4, 2010 in featured, news, technology | Comments Off

We tested the QR Code facility in this year’s Dev8D booklet… here’s a sneak...

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IWMW 2009 : prototyping (meta) data structures.

Posted by on Aug 7, 2009 in IEMSR, JISC, news, technology | Comments Off

At IWMW 2009 we gave a little workshop on working with users on prototyping metadata structures. Here are the slides (with audio). Slides...

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Metadata creation tool (IEMSR) features demo is published on youtube

Posted by on Jul 3, 2009 in IEMSR, news | Comments Off

A new version of feature-rich metadata creation tool demonstration is published now. The video has a narrator explaining major features...

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