Library Learning Services Unit

Happy new academic year to everyone working and studying in higher education! Here in Sheffield we have been busy planning for the …

25th October 2019

Over the past few months colleagues from the Learning Services Unit and the Faculty Engagement Team within the Library here at the …

17th May 2019

Join Kate as she travels to Nottingham for the 2019 LILAC conference. Find out more about LILAC. Have a look at our Pre-entry …

10th May 2019

Hi! My name’s Matt and I’m the Digital Learning Resource Co-creator (Graduate Intern) here at Library Learning Services in the University of …

14th December 2018

Vicky Grant, Head of Library Learning Services at the University of Sheffield.   Last week I had the privilege to speak at …

9th November 2018
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Post by guest blogger, Liam Bullingham, Liaison Librarian at the University of Sheffield. We click millions of time each day. We click …

26th October 2018

Guest post by Steve McIndoe, Faculty Librarian for Arts and Humanities at the University of Sheffield. Back in the heady, hazy days …

19th October 2018

Happy new academic year to all the librarians working in educational settings! At the start of each session the information and digital literacy librarians in …

11th October 2018

Freshers at the University of Sheffield were invited to play our fake news game as part of library induction and the response …

28th September 2018

Over the summer the University of Sheffield’s Library Learning Services Unit have been creating a number of ‘how to’ video screencasts and tutorials to …

12th September 2018

A few people have asked me recently why we decided to create our own framework for information and digital literacy, rather than …

11th August 2018

Excitement is mounting in Sheffield’s Library Learning Services Unit as we prepare to present the outcomes of our participatory action research project …

26th March 2018

Our vision statement: Our inspirational Library blends digital skills with information literacies enabling transformative learning for education, employment and digital citizenship.   (Library …

22nd June 2016

The fun of the Lego building has now moved on to creating a vision for Digital Literacy.  The overall purpose of this …

21st September 2015

We started the away day by using Lego to answer the question ‘What does Digital Literacy mean to you?’. It was a …

15th September 2015

At the Away Day, Tracey Clarke gave an informative talk about creating the vision. Here is a summary:   Language is extremely …

18th August 2015

There is, perhaps, a general consensus that support for digital literacy should (could?) include the following aspects: Information management Navigation/ finding/ information …

18th August 2015

The Library’s Digital Literacy group recently had an away day to discuss the concept/definition, the vision, and how we can take this …

18th August 2015
LLSU | Information and Digital Literacy at The University Of Sheffield.