26 juillet 2018

Increase International Students: India’s Initiative

The Indian higher education is one of the largest in the world with over 35 million students, 800 universities and 41,000 colleges. More...

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Free Digital Textbooks vs. Purchased Commercial Textbooks

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Open educational resources have saved students millions of dollars, but can they also improve students’ grades. More...

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Growing Role of Amazon in Library Acquisitions

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. A preliminary study, published last week by Ithaka S+R, found that Amazon was the second most popular venue through which academic libraries purchased books in 2017. More...

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Ed Department Says It Didn’t Botch State Authorization Delay

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Assertions that the U.S. Department of Education missed a deadline to delay state authorization rules are incorrect, a department spokeswoman said Thursday. More...

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Universities Share Tech-Enhanced Advising Strategies

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Three institutions -- the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, California State University Fresno and Montgomery County Community College -- are working to update their advising practices with technology, and sharing their progress. More...

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Librarians Urged to Update Brand, Diversify Ranks

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. In a recently published report, "Positioning Library and Information Science Graduate Programs for 21st Century Practice," IMLS said the LIS student body is failing to reflect the increasing diversity of the American public. More...

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An Interview with Emma Gilmartin, Head of Social Media at University of Glasgow

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/student_affairs_and_technology_blog_header.jpgBy Eric Stoller. Engaging with senior leaders, building a team, and being bold. More...

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