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The A to Z of Social Media for Academia

The following post may be of interest for those staff interested in social media. Professor Andy Miah has created an A to Z list of social media sites and tools that might be of use and value for academic and … Continue reading

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December meeting: Tuesday 4th

After a busy autumn term, #MashDMU returns in December!  The next meeting will be on Tuesday 4th December from 1-2pm (note later time) in the Kimberlin Lecture Theatre (KL00.11).  Further details of contributors will be posted on this blog nearer … Continue reading

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#MashDMU: informal learning in the library workplace

I mentioned, over on Eclectic E-stuff, that I was attending  Internet Librarian International 2012.  I spoke in track C202 – New skills, new learning, on the topic of Informal learning in the library workplace: the role of unconferences.   There was considerable … Continue reading

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September MashDMU meeting

The September MashDMU meeting took place on Monday 17th September when a select number of colleagues gathered. Lynne provided an overview of the CILIP Cataloguing and Indexing Group conference (CIG12) (reported in more detail on her blog). After the alphabet soup … Continue reading

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current awareness, concept mapping and usage statistics

This week’s #MashDMU meeting featured Phil talking about creating a current awareness newsletter using social media using Paper.li; Alison introducing a range of concept mapping apps;  and Mitchell leading an animated discussion on identifying  meaningful usage statistics for e-resources.  For further reading … Continue reading

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MashDMU meeting today

The July #MashDMU meeting will be in the Kimberlin Library Lecture Room (Lower Ground Floor) from 12-1 today (16 July).  Topic will include paper.li for current awareness, open source concept mapping tools and tools for usage statistics to help manage … Continue reading

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Mashing it up over summer 2012

Following a poll of some of the regular speakers, the following dates have been selected for informal Library Mashup meetings (#MashDMU) during the summer:  Mon 16 July 12-1pm Mon 13 Aug 12-1pm Mon 17 Sep 1-2pm  These will all take … Continue reading

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Revisiting Lanyrd

Lanyrd – the social conference directory – was introduced by Mitchell  at the very first #MashDMU meeting. I have been using it quite a lot recently, so I thought it was worth posting a reminder. Lanyrd enables you to: Identify … Continue reading

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Library Mashup Meeting on 22nd March

Join us for an informal #MashDMU meeting in the Lecture Theatre, Lower Ground Floor in the Kimberlin Library, on Thursday 22nd March from 12-1pm.   Feel free to bring your own lunch.  This blog will be updated as the topics of the day … Continue reading

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Libraries and Pinterest

I talked briefly about Libraries and Pinterest at today’s #MashDMU meeting.  There are links over at my Eclecltic E-stuff blog.  We all had concerns about the copyright implications, given how easy it is to share images.  Are any UK academic … Continue reading

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Library Mashup Meeting on 3th Feb 2012

Join us for an informal #MashDMU meeting in room 2.04 in the Kimberlin Library on Monday 13 February from 12-1pm.   Feel free to bring your own lunch. Topics are likely to include developing the e-learning research module at DMU and usability studies at the … Continue reading

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New resources via Phil Bradley

At today’s #MashDMU meeting, I presented a selection of resources included in a presentation given by Phil Bradley at Internet Librarian International 2011. The full presentation (with links to all the resources discussed), Phil’s latest discoveries, is available on Slideshare. … Continue reading

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Library Mashup Meeting on 4th Jan 2012

Join us for an informal #MashDMU meeting in the Kimberlin Lecture Theatre on Wednesday 4th January from 12-1pm.   A number of “regulars” will be there and topics may include developing an e-learning module, FOAF, usage statistics and/or e-books.  Or something … Continue reading

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#MashDMU meeting on 19th September

Thes last MashDMU meeting before the autumn term took place on Monday 19th September.  A number of “regulars” were unable to attend but it was good to see new faces.  The topics this time were: Alison introduced ifttt (if this … Continue reading

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Next #MashDMU meeting: 1st August

The next lunchtime Mashed Library meeting will take place in the Kimberlin Library between 12-1pm on Monday 1st August in room 2.04.   We’re hoping for an update on DMU’s contribution to the JISC Library Impact Data Project and a discussion … Continue reading

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UKSG Links

Links you may find useful from my #MashDMU presentation yesterday: My personal UKSG 2011 Conference blog post UKSG LiveSerials blog Andy Powell’s “Open, Social & Linked” presentation Institutional Repository Search (IRS) Tool from MIMAS Eduserv eBook Finder Tool Tony Hirst’s … Continue reading

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Topics for #MashDMU meeting on 17 May

The next #MashDMU meeting on Tuesday 17 May from 12-1pm in the Kimberlin Lecture Room).  Mitchell hopes to share more web 2.0 and mashup ideas gleaned from the 2011 UKSG Conference; Phil will provide an update on the data gathering … Continue reading

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May MashDMU meeting

The next #MashDMU meeting will take place on Tuesday 17 May in the Kimberlin Lecture Room. Tweet

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Topics for #MashDMU meeting on 29 March

#MashDMU meeting on Tuesday 29 March from 12-1pm (2.04, Kimberlin Library).  Discussions will include: Wallwisher our participation in  the Library Impact Data Project 25 barriers to web 2.0 implentation ..and how to avoid them (slides courtesy of Phil Bradley) Tweet

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#MashDMU meeting on 29 March

The next DMU lunchtime MashedLibrary meeting will be held from 12-1pm (aiming to start at 12.05pm and finish at 12.50pm) on Tuesday 29 March in Kimberlin 2.04. Please bring your own lunch. If you would like to attend, please inform … Continue reading

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Analogue Twitter

At yesterday’s Lunchtime #mashDMU, I introduced colleagues to analogue (or paper) tweets.  This is a concept I saw demonstrated at a conference last year by Timothy Collinson of the University of Portsmouth Library.  Using his template, I distributed  strips of … Continue reading

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