Links of the week

Here is a round-up of news items about information literacy, e-learning and the Virtual Training Suite as picked out by @VTStutorials on Twitter.

  1. RT: @timeshighered: World University Rankings #THEWUR results out now!
  2. Tweaching with Twitter
  3. RT @uhlr How Scholarly Is Google Scholar? A Comparison to Library Databases –
  4. Matterhorn – open-source platform to support the management of educational audio & video
  5. New website methods@manchester: research methods in the social sciences
  6. Education at a Glance 2010: OECD Indicators “Govt should expand tertiary study to boost jobs & tax revenue”
  7. If you need to do lots of link checking of websites, try this Firefox addon
  8. Search results in an Instant
  9. RT@aliss_info Recommended free library induction/ information literacy resources from ALISS
  10. Google Instant with Bob Dylan subterranean search results as you type
  11. hopes all delegates at #econnet will recommend the Internet for Economics to their students
  12. the @VTStutorials team was at the Economics Network e-learning symposium #econnet