“Virtual Reality”

I love Virtual Reality, and try it out at every opportunity.  I have a Google Cardboard (which we also use in our Library Makerspace).  I’ve also tried out the Occulus Rift,  HTC Vive, more recently the Samsung […]

Jun, 11

“Flipped classroom”

In the first semester this year I tried out the flipped classroom model in the library studies unit I was teaching. Instead of boring the students each week while I rambled on at them, with […]

Jun, 08

“Imposter Syndrome”

I remember the first time I experienced imposter syndrome, after finishing my honours degree and embarking on the next step of post-graduate study.  At the time I didn’t know it was a common experience, and thought […]

Jun, 06

“Peer Review”

Yesterday I received a reviewer invitation to peer-review an article, and I was reminded of a twitter conversation I had a week or so back with colleagues about the tendency of reviewers not to provide […]

Jun, 04


This year I am enjoying a part-time secondment from my job at the library to play at being an academic for a while.  I’m trying to make sense of my experience by making cartoons.  You […]

Jun, 02


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