Research Data Management

Following the success of last term’s courses, IT Services’ Research Support Team is running a further series of research data management training events, in collaboration with the University’s Humanities and Social Sciences Divisions. The courses provide an overview of some … Continue reading

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Learning at Work Week

“Learning at Work Week” is a national annual awareness campaign to promote and support workplace learning. All University staff are invited to sample our many ways to learn from a range of face to face sessions, downloadable podcasts and on-line … Continue reading

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OxTALENT 2014

The OxTALENT annual awards recognise members of the University who have made innovative use of IT in order to: Foster learning and academic practice at either undergraduate or postgraduate level; Develop more effective links between teaching and research; or Improve … Continue reading

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Apereo Open Academic Environment (OAE)

We are pleased to announce a special seminar about the Apereo Open Academic Environment (OAE) presented by our friends from CARET (Centre for Applied Research in Educational Technologies) at Cambridge University. The talk will take place in ISIS room, IT … Continue reading

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MOOCs and Open Educational Resources

In his October Oration 2013 the Vice Chancellor mentioned that Oxford University was keeping a watching eye on the emerging global phenomenon of massive open online courses (MOOCs). On Thursday 6 March, 14:00-15:00  Melissa Highton, Director of Academic IT will … Continue reading

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Podcasting – Our Service and the future

March 7th, 2pm IT Services, 13 Banbury Rd Peter Robinson will be talking at the termly Digital Media Group.  Pete has managed the podcast service since its inception and overseen the growth of this communication medium to the current status … Continue reading

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Research Data Management – Training Courses

Preparing Your Research Data for the Future: What You Can Do Now to Avoid Problems Later (Social Sciences Division) Monday 17th February 2014 (5th week Hilary Term), 2pm-4pm, Manor Road Building A 2-hour course for social sciences graduate students and researchers, … Continue reading

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Reach out to schools – The TES Teachers’ portal

Tuesday 28 January 12:30-13:30 This session will give you a brief introduction to the Times Educational Supplement website (TES) in terms of who it is aimed at and what it offers users. More specifically, it will look at the recently … Continue reading

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Call for Papers/Lectures/Seminars!

The Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School (DHOxSS) is an annual training event taking place this year on 14 – 18 July 2014 at the University of Oxford for researchers, project managers, research assistants, academics and students of digital humanities. … Continue reading

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The Future of Digital Media at Oxford

Digital Media User Group ( DMUG) 2-4pm 29th November, IT Services. Melissa Highton, Director of Academic IT, University of Oxford. The University’s strategic plan  acknowledges that “Digital technology is revolutionising the manner in which knowledge is created, collected, and communicated … Continue reading

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