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EdShare, OERs and impact
This presentation was prepared as a contribution to the “Does it make a difference? The impact of repositories and OERs on teaching and learning”, JISC funded event, in collaboration with SCORE and LORO, held on 23 March 2011, at the Open University, Milton Keynes. The work reflects the thinking and approach for EdShare at the University of Southampton in March 2011.

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Introduction to EdShare
Presentation slides used in my online webinar session at ALTC 2016 Online Winter Conference. Providing an introduction to EdShare, the open source OER sharing platform from the University of Southampton. Discussion around its core features as well as the future development roadmap. Link to webinar recording will be added shortly.

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MSc Thesis - Discoverability Strategies for Open Educational Resources: A Scoping Study
With an early focus on achieving a critical mass of released open educational content, challenges of how resources can be found by beneficiaries has been highlighted as a major issue. As we move forward further research and investigation is required to understand the most effective approaches of reaching out to and engaging a globally dispersed population of education users. In 2014 I conducted a small scale scoping study into the discoverability strategies identified as being used by higher education institutions releasing OERs in the UK. This was mapped against a body of literature on our understanding of user behaviour for online resource discovery and the technologies available to support this to identify trends and gaps as opportunities for improvements. Please note this report was not originally written for publication. I hope however it is of value to the open education community and will act as a starting point for further research in this area.

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