Academic Technology Links for December 28, 2012

The links for this week include a way of viewing digital collections, strategies for how to assess digital scholarship, the mash-up vs the MOOC, and an infographic on stats about online courses.  Enjoy!


The Player: a New Way of Viewing Digital Collections — The Wellcome Library has a new “player” for their digital collection — it looks pretty cool!

Closing the Evaluation Gap — The Journal of Digital Humanities has an article up on some of the questions and issues regarding how to assess digital scholarship.

Size Isn’t Everything — Cathy Davidson’s take on the “Mash-Up” as opposed to the MOOC.

Profile of an Online College Student — An infographic with some stats about the students who take online classes.

About Kim Mann

Kim Mann is the editor and a writer for the Academic Technology Blog. She earned her BA in English from the University of Minnesota in 2003 and her MA in American Studies from William & Mary in 2009, and her PhD in American Studies at the College in 2014. Her research is on technology, the interface, and the body in mid-twentieth century science fiction.