Flipping the classroom

Last week the LRS team plus guests attended a workshop on "The Flipped Classroom", led by Lynne and Alyson from Learning and Teaching Enhancement. In true 'flipped classroom' style, we had to do some work outside of the classroom before the workshop itself - most of which was  watching videos, one of which I will share here … Continue reading Flipping the classroom

The smell of old books

I learned about cataloguing antiquarian books last week and (sort of) catalogued one this week. The bibliography side of  librarianship is something I'd like to learn more about, but haven't done a great deal of. I learned a little bit about it during my time as a graduate trainee in Oxford. I remember sitting in … Continue reading The smell of old books

Thing 10: Graduate traineeships, Masters degrees, Chartership, Accreditation

For this 'Thing' we were asked to blog about our experiences as a librarian so far. I'm afraid I'm going to cheat, having written about this not all that long ago, and use the  post I wrote for the 'Library Routes  project in 2010: I thought I would join with other people in the library world and write … Continue reading Thing 10: Graduate traineeships, Masters degrees, Chartership, Accreditation