#23research – Thing 11: Explore Presentations and Videos

Writing reflections has become quite prominent within the work I do to support academic and information literacy within the curriculum.  One of the more challenging aspects is the definition of what reflection means. The video I’m sharing for Thing 11 is designed to provide some clarity around reflective writing and thinking.  

#23research – Thing 10: Content Curation (extra bit)

As part of Thing 10: Content Curation, the ‘try this’ activity was to reblog a post from a fellow participant.  I chose reflectedd’s blog post about Google Drive. The Thing10 module reminded me of another Google tool I recently discovered called ‘What do you love?‘ This featured in Sauers & Burns (2014) book: Google search…

#23research – Thing 9: Research Profiles

As a professional staff member and new researcher, I was excited to see Thing 9 Research Profiles.  One of the first things I did when I started at work was update my research outputs to appear on my staff profile.  I was familiar with the research outputs software from previous employment so it was fairly…

#23research – Thing 7: Online Identity

Thing 7 module centres on your own online identity and suggests your online identity should be considered part of your professional identity.  The ‘Getting Started’ activity encourages you to Google yourself and see what kind of results pop up.                                …

#23research – Thing 6: Twitter

Twitter is one of my favourite social media tools to use and so glad to see it appear as Thing 6.  I first created my account in 2009 and like many, I didn’t do a lot with it.  I couldn’t quite grasp how it worked or what I should do with it.  The turning point…