Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Call for Papers Digital Curation and Research Data Management

 Alexandria: TheJournal of National and International Library and Information Issues invites submissions for a themed issue on Digital Curation and Research Data Management.
Manuscripts should be sent, by 31 December 2015, to Dr Lyn Robinson  who will be happy to advise on suitability of topics. Papers will be reviewed, and the final selection will be published in our themed issue in June 2016.
Full articles should normally be between 4,000 and 8,000 words long. Short communications should not exceed 3,000 words.

Deep Learning in MBA Information Literacy Workshops

 Congratulations to Peter Reilly, from University of Limerick who has just published an article in the peer-reviewed Taylor & Francis Journal of Business and Finance Librarianship.

The article concerns strategies  Peter developed over the course of several years to engage MBA students deeper.  The techniques and strategies  discussed are applicable to IL workshops for  both undergraduate and graduate students.
The full citation is
 Strategies to Ensure Deep Learning Occurs in MBA Information Literacy Workshops
    Peter Reilly
    Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship
    Vol. 20, Iss. 3, 2015 pages 172 -188