JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for LIS-LINK Archives


LIS-LINK Archives

LIS-LINK Archives


LIS-LINK@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

LIS-LINK Home

LIS-LINK Home

LIS-LINK  2006

LIS-LINK 2006

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

UKeiG Training Event: RSS, Blogs and Wikis: tools for dissemination and collaboration. Newcastle, 22 February 2006

From:

Zoe Kelleher <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Zoe Kelleher <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Mon, 9 Jan 2006 09:38:58 -0000

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (161 lines)

**Apologies for cross-posting**

 

RSS, Blogs and Wikis: tools for dissemination and collaboration

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

to be held in the 

 

Netskills Training Suite, University of Newcastle, Wednesday, 22nd February 2006, 9.30 - 16.30

 

Course Outline

-----------------------

Don't know your RSS from your elbow? Haven't a clue where to hang the blogroll? Or are you wondering why everyone seems to be going wild over wikis?  Whether you plan to use these new technologies purely as information sources, or intend using them as part of your information delivery strategy, this workshop will guide you through the jargon and demonstrate why you ought to be using these technologies. It will look at how they can be used to manage projects, provide users with current awareness, generate newsletters, and promote your expertise to colleagues, users and clients.

The programme includes:

*         RSS,  blogs and wikis defined 

*         Why bother - key applications and reasons for using them 

*         RSS for current awareness and news alerts 

*         Identifying relevant RSS feeds and blogs 

*         Using RSS and/or blogs to market your services and keep your customers/users up to date 

*         Setting up a blog 

*         Blogs and wikis as collaborative tools 

*         Publishing your own RSS feed 

*         Software comparisons

 

There will be practical sessions during which you can set up your own personal alerts service using RSS, start a blog, and contribute to a wiki. The techniques and approaches described in this workshop can be applied to all subject areas.  

 

**** N.B. Places on this course are strictly limited because of access to PCs so please book early to avoid disappointment ****

 

Course Presenter: Karen Blakeman

Karen Blakeman has worked in the information profession for over twenty years and has been a freelance consultant since 1989. Her company (RBA Information Services) provides training and consultancy on the use of the Internet, and on accessing and managing information resources. Karen writes for "Business Information Searcher". She also publishes a monthly, electronic newsletter called "Tales from the Terminal Room". Her publications include "Search Strategies for the Internet", now in its sixth edition. She is a Fellow of CILIP and in 2002 she received the Information World Review Information Professional of the Year award. 

 

To register your interest in this meeting, reserve a place, or request further details, please email [log in to unmask] Further details are also available via the UKeiG website at www.ukeig.org.uk <http://www.ukeig.org.uk/> .  Alternatively you can complete the Booking form below and fax to Christine Baker on 01969 663749. 

 

Booking Form

----------------------

 

RSS, Blogs and Wikis: tools for dissemination and collaboration

 

Netskills Training Suite, University of Newcastle, Wednesday, 22nd February 2006, 9.30 - 16.30

 

Costs (including lunch and refreshments):

 

UKeiG members 150 + VAT (176.25); others 180 + VAT (211.50)   

 

Please complete and return this form by 15th February 2006, to Christine Baker, The Old Chapel, Walden, West Burton, Leyburn, North Yorkshire DL8 4LE.  

Tel & Fax 01969 663749.  Email: [log in to unmask]

 

Name(s)........................................................................................................

Organisation..................................................................................................

Address.........................................................................................................

........................................................................................................................................................................................Post  Code...............................

Tel.......................................Email...............................................................

*I am/am not a member of UKeiG (*please delete as necessary)

*I enclose a cheque for ......................made payable to UKeiG 

 

*Please invoice me/my organisation

[* please delete as necessary]

 

A cancellation fee of 25.00 + VAT is payable.  No refunds after 15th February 2006

 

Please specify any special dietary requirements ...................................................

 

......Please tick if a CPD certificate is required.

 

Data Protection Act 1998

 

.......Please tick if you do not wish your name and affiliation to appear on the delegate list.

 

.......If you are not a member of UKeiG, please tick if you do wish to receive information about future courses and other UKeiG activities

 

UKeiG accepts firm bookings by post, fax, email and through the UKeiG Web site. All fees are payable in full prior to the date of the course. Cancellations received less than 7 working days before the start of the course will be subject to the full fee. For non-attendance at a course there will be no refunds and the full fee will be payable. Substitutions may be made at any time without additional cost. UKeiG reserves the right to cancel a course if insufficient bookings have been received. Delegates will be offered an alternative date or a full refund of the course fee. UKeiG reserves the right to make changes to the programme. UKeiG will not be liable for any consequential loss of travel or accommodation fees due to cancellation of the course.  

UKeiG is a Special Interest Group of CILIP: the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals. 7 Ridgmount Street, London, WC1E 7AE. Registered Charity No. 313014.
-----------------

Christine A Baker

UKeiG Administration

The Old Chapel, Walder, West Burton

Leyburn, DL8 4LE, North Yorkshire

United Kingdom

Tel & Fax: +44 (0)1969 663749

Email: [log in to unmask] 

 

 

 

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998


JiscMail is a Jisc service.

View our service policies at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/ and Jisc's privacy policy at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/website/privacy-notice

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager