Tag Archives: e-research

Managing your Digital Desktop

I have recently tried to re-engage with igoogle as a possible portal for bringing together the tools thatĀ I use, but it’s not great. Some elements are useful such as the calendarĀ (I’ve synched my outlook calender with google’s) and google reader … Continue reading

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Digital Scholarship – missing link between e-research and e-learning?

The worlds of educational technology and e-research are pretty distinct, institutionally and professionally, and yet for many scholars research and teaching are intertwined. Is it time to bring these two camps together? I don’t want to overstate the case, the … Continue reading

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Is digital scholarship new, or should the ‘digital’ be silent?

As part of my ongoing work on the Disco project I’ve been interviewing various ‘digital scholars’ (i.e. people who use quite a lot of new technologies in their work) from across the OU. In one of the more recent interviews … Continue reading

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Some early thoughts on digital scholarship

I’m currently trying to write an article outlining some ideas around what digital scholarship might mean. I’m basing my ideas of ‘scholarship’ around Ernest Boyer’s influential report from 1990, Scholarship Reconsidered and subsequent literature. In particular I’m trying to think … Continue reading

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