USTLG meeting: Etextbooks, licensing and digital content in STEM

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The Open University

Betty Boothroyd Library

Walton Hall

Milton Keynes

MK7 6AA

United Kingdom

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The next meeting of the University Science and Technology Librarians’ Group (USTLG) will take place online on Friday 15th May 2020.

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The next meeting of the University Science and Technology Librarians’ Group (USTLG) will take place on Friday 15th May 2020, hosted online by Open University.

The theme will be “Etextbooks, licensing and digital content in STEM”

We have made a short users guide to Adobe Connect available to download.

Programme

9.30am - 9.45am: Welcome and Adobe Connect orientation

9.45am - 10.15am: Hossam Kassem and Beverley Delaney, Open, “OU Library accessibility support for Econtent”

10.15am - 10.30am: BREAK

10.30am - 11.00am: Fiona Durham, Open, “From trial to teaching; how the OU Library acquires and embeds digital content.”

11.00am - 11.15am: BREAK

11.15 - 11.45: Sarah George, Bradford, “Sit back, have a big sigh, then work around it. Experiences of print-impaired students using library resources.”

11.45am - 12.00pm: BREAK

12.00pm - 12.30pm: Ruth Cammies, OU Archivist: “A laboratory in the post: An exploration of the early years of teaching science and technology at the OU.”

12.30pm - 12.45pm: Close

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This meeting will now take place online via Adobe Connect. An email with instructions for downloading the software and the link to join the meeting will be sent to delegates a few days before the event.

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The Open University

Betty Boothroyd Library

Walton Hall

Milton Keynes

MK7 6AA

United Kingdom

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