I’ve moved….

I now write my blog posts for my team’s blog which can be found at: http://blogs.it.ox.ac.uk/eet/.

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Live Twitter Chats and Tweetorials

It’s no secret that I am a *big* fan of Twitter. I’ve been using it pretty heavily for the past 2 1/2 years to build my online presence and engage with those who share my interests in public engagement, WW1, … Continue reading

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RunCoCo: If You Build It, They Will Scan: Oxford University’s Exploration of Community Collections

RunCoCo offers advice, training and support for crowdsourcing, public engagement and impact and is being established as an advisory group within Academic IT Services. It all started with community collections online, read about our work here: Extract from: If You … Continue reading

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engage

This term I am co-leading a new programme entitled ‘engage: social media michaelmas’ (note the lower case – very ‘social’). The programme explores the use of social and digital technologies for building an online profile, networking, public engagement and outreach. … Continue reading

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2012 OxTALENT Awards

On the 21st June, 4pm we will be live tweeting and  blogging the annual OxTALENT Awards. Tune into the event page and follow #oxtalent2012 on Twitter to see who in Oxford has been recognised for their creative use of digital … Continue reading

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Summer Season Papers

The summer conference season is upon us. Look out for me at Beyond Books: There and Back Again and Community-Powered Digital Transformations in Learning where I will be presenting on WWIC, the Digital Humanities @Oxford Summer School where I will … Continue reading

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Twitter for Academia

Each term I run a lunchtime session on using Twitter in academic practice. Unfortunately this term I can’t fit it in in, but you can access my slides on slidshare at http://www.slideshare.net/ktlindsay/twitter-for-academia. The slideshow has featured on Slidehare’s recommendations and … Continue reading

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@Arras95 – Live Tweeting Campaign

Contribute. Collaborate. Commemorate. @Arras95 Time Machine. 9th April 2012. bit.ly/H9JwhT #arras95 #ukoer Between the 9th April and 16th May 2012 an experiment in social media will take place. We will tweet the events of the Battle of Arras in real … Continue reading

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World War One Collections Guide

In late 2011, the Imperial War Museums, was commissioned, funded and supported by JISC and the Wellcome Trust, to produce a guide to First World War collections held across the UK. The guide is now available and provides information on … Continue reading

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WW1 Commemorations OER Project Launched

World War One Centenary: Continuations and Beginnings I am delighted to announce that we have won the grant for the ‘JISC World War One (WW1) Open Educational Resources (OER)’ project, and I will be taking this project forward as PI … Continue reading

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