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 @jiscdigital Our 10th and final document in our latest series of advice is using multimedia in a PDF
  2. RT @AJCann: Literature review of the use of Web 2.0 tools in Higher Education
  3. why not celebrate National Poetry day by finding out more about the Internet for English
  4. A Comment on Comments “…designing for social interaction is not just a matter of slapping comments on everything…”
  5. Despite Rumors, MIT OpenCourseWare Insists “No Paywall” via @RWW but costs $3.7 million a year to run
  6. Looking back on FOTE10
  7. RT: @mattlingard: Watching @daveowhite #altc2010 talk on online distance learning
  8. Learn the mechanics of blogging with WordPress at
  9. RT: @JSTOR: Searching For Better Research Habits. Teaching conceptual rather than technical approaches to search skills.
  10. academic video aggregator @uchannel to cease operation in Nov. enjoy the archive while you still can
  11. Good or bad language
  12. RT @jiscdigital Today sees the launch of the first of 10 new JISC Digital Media advice docs starting with an Introduction to e-Learning