Northern Collaboration Content Group Learning Exchange 23rd March 2021

One year from lockdown the Content Special Interest Group of the Northern Collaboration will be hosting their 8th annual Learning Exchange on Tuesday 23rd March 2021.

This event will be held online via Teams. 

The theme of the day will be: The New Normal?” Resources to meet remote delivery - challenges and solutions

The programme is below.

If you would like to register as an attendee at this event, please complete the Registration Form.

 The day will be split into 3 sessions and you can register for all sessions or specific ones. Please select the sessions on the registration form

Please note the deadline for registration is Tuesday 16th March.


Session 1

08.55-9:00    Opening and Welcome. Julie Cleverley, Leeds Beckett University
9:00-09:30     Rialto and rapid ILL, Amanda Foster and Lee Blyth, Northumbria University

9:30-10:10     Book Takeaway. Jessica Bull and Kenny Whyte, University of York 

10:10-10:50    Metadata to meet remote delivery: an overview of challenges and some solutions. Kathryn Sullivan, University of Manchester 

10:50-11:00    Break

Session 2

11.00-11:55    It really is all online now: Improving skills tuition through remote deliveryLaurence Morris and Michael Reeve, Leeds Beckett University                                            

11:55-12:20    We're all Distance Learners Now: MMU's Science and Engineering Library Team and COVID 19. Alex Wheeler and Paraskevoula Kyprianou-Chavda, Manchester Metropolitan University 

12.20-12.30 Break

Session 3

12.30-13.10     Diversity, inclusivity and accessibility: Salford's Approach. Lynsey Alexander and Abby Kearney, University of Salford 

13.10-13.35     Our journey through DDA. Sarah Wright and  Ricky Rogers, Edgehill University

13.35-13.45     Wrap up - any further questions - follow up questions - suggestions for themes for future learning exchanges