Open Textbook ‘Teaching In A Digital Age’ by Tony Bates

March 6, 2014

See more at: http://www.tonybates.ca/2014/02/18/my-vision-for-an-open-textbook/ and here: http://www.tonybates.ca/2014/03/03/getting-started-in-writing-an-open-textbook/ What Tony Bates describes sounds like an exciting project and an English counterpart to the open textbook initiative L3T in the German speaking areas. This collaborative textbook on learning and teaching with technology is … Continued

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#ToRead: It’s Complicated

February 26, 2014

“Over the past decade, social media has evolved from being an esoteric jumble of technologies to a set of sites and services that are at the heart of contemporary culture.” In her new book ‘It’s complicated‘ danah boyd, a researcher … Continued

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Call for comments: SPARC the debate about openness

September 26, 2012

SPARC – The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition – is asking for public comment on a document defining different degrees of openness. The call for comments ends October 8. http://www.arl.org/sparc/media/HowOpenIsIt.shtml  

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