Digital capabilities

Digital Literacies: a seminar, a new community

Tuesday’s seminar at La Trobe’s City campus was attended by delegates from as far away as Queensland. Initially planned for Victorian university libraries, the event was opened up more widely to meet the unexpected demand. There were also around 40 online participants, though unfortunately (given our topic) there were some technical difficulties with the last… Continue reading Digital Literacies: a seminar, a new community

Digital capabilities · Digital Literacy audit

What is a digital literacies audit’?

In the UK, where I’ve worked on digital issues in education for over 15 years now, more than a dozen universities have carried out some kind of digital literacy audit. One reason for doing this is to benchmark the current situation, perhaps to measure the impact of a digital initiative, or to compare with other… Continue reading What is a digital literacies audit’?