Exploiting Google Docs lack of functionality is the startup, Poetica, which brings track-changes to online writing.
The Association of American Colleges & Universities created a rubric for evaluating teamwork. If you’re creating a team-based assignment or collaborative project, this rubric offers a good way to evaluate the process and not focus entirely… Read More »How to Grade Collaborative Work
Take part in the multi-media collaboration! Assignment One: Photograph your favorite book in your favorite reading spot.
Written by Paul Glen and Maria McManus, and published by Educause. Information technology is disrupting colleges and universities, forcing them to reevaluate their missions, methods, and business models. Everyone knows this. Even that bowtie-wearing emeritus… Read More »Geeks and Non-Geeks: From Contraxioms to Collaboration in Higher Education
Here’s a link to a post “Risk Being Awesome,” that I wrote for Collegiate Collaborations. We talk about collaboration and doing cool projects, but what are the barriers stopping us? And, are those barriers real or perceived? Don’t wait for the opportunity to come along. Bring your awesome and do something.
Sustainability of Digitized Special Collections
As libraries continue to digitize special collections, ARL and Ithaka S+R have released a report Appraising our Digital Investment: Sustainability of Digitized Special Collections in ARL Libraries (PDF) that offers a snapshot of research libraries digitization efforts.