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The PROWE Project ran from 1st June 2005 to 31st July 2007. This website exists as a historical record of the PROWE Project's research. The site and the links within it are no longer being up-dated and so you may find broken links.
End of PROWE Project Dissemination Event

Date: Wednesday 12th December, 2007.

Venue: The Open University Library and Learning Resources Centre, Milton Keynes , MK7 6AA

The PROWE project resented its key findings and there were also presentations from other speakers on subjects relevant to web2.0 and libraries. This event has a Facebook page.


10.00 Registration and Coffee

10.30 Gill Needham , Head of Strategic and Service Development, Open University Library: Welcome and OU housekeeping.

10:40-11.10 Anne Gambles, PROWE Project Manager, Open University Library: An overview of the PROWE Project, key findings and deliverables.

11.10-11.40 Professor Gilly Salmon, Beyond Distance Learning Alliance, University of Leicester: PROWE outcomes at the University of Leicester .

11.40-12.10 Peter Godwin, Academic Liaison Librarian, University of Bedfordshire: Information Literacy meets Web 2.0.

12.10-1.10 Lunch and the Digilab technology was available for trial.

12.40 Library tour (for those who opted for this).

1.10-1.55 Di Dawson and Terry Loane, DawsonLoane: The use of Web 2.0 tools within and outside of Moodle, for staff development.

1.55-2.40 Kara Jones, Research Publications Librarian and Kate Robinson, Head of Reader Services, University of Bath: Recommendation and review in online library environments.

2.40-3.25 David Pattern, Library Systems Manager, University of Huddersfield: Utilising Web 2.0 in the OPAC.

3.25 Tea and depart. Digilab technology was available for trial.

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