The next meeting of the
University Science and Technology Librarians’ Group (USTLG)
will be held on:
Wednesday 24th May 2017
Venue: Queens Building
De Montfort University, Leicester
Theme: Teaching – trying something new
Attendance at the meeting is free.
The usual charge for lunch is waived thanks to IOP Publishing.
10.00am – 10.30am: Tour of the Library – optional, no need to register, just meet in the foyer of the Kimberlin Library (next door to the Queens Building.)
10.30am – 10.55am: Arrive and register (tea/coffee.) (Queens Building Foyer.)
11.00am – 11.05am: Welcome. (Queens Building 1.10.)
11.05am – 11.35am: Sarah George, Bradford, “Where the bodies are buried: enquiry-based learning for forensics students.”
11.35am – 12.05pm: Emily Stock, Sheffield, “Introducing formats of information: a Top Trumps style game.”
12.05pm – 12.35pm: Helen Ellis, Institute of Physics, “An introduction to IOP.”
12.35pm – 1.30pm: Lunch – sponsored by IOP Publishing. (Kimberlin Library KL2:04.)
1.30pm – 2.15pm: Liz Martin & Carol Keddie, De Montfort, “Visual learning strategies for information literacy.” (Queens Building 1.10.)
2.15pm – 2.45pm: Oliver Bridle, Oxford, “Play, pause, repeat: using video tutorials to teach information skills to Biochemists.”
2.45pm – 3.15pm: Tea/coffee. (Queens Building Foyer.)
3.15pm – 3.45pm: Michelle Bond, Coventry, “Using Lego to teach referencing.” (Queens Building 1.10.)
3.45pm – 4.00pm: Closing remarks.
4.00pm – 4.30pm: Tour of the Library – optional, no need to register, just meet in the foyer of the Kimberlin Library (next door to the Queens Building.)