Digital Impacts: A Synthesis Report and Workshop

This project was designed to synthesize the evidence about the impact that digital resources are having on various audiences, and how resource providers have stepped up efforts to embed resources into the practices of communities.

Contact:

Dr Eric Meyer

Tel: +44 (0)1865 287218

Email: eric.meyer@oii.ox.ac.uk

Overview

In order to better understand the range of impacts that digital materials are having on research, teaching and learning, JISC have commissioned this synthesis report to bring together evidence from a variety of projects, and for OII to host a workshop bringing together experts and use audiences to discuss these impacts. As part of this work, the TIDSR toolkit was being updated and re-launched.

Funding

This project is funded by the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC).

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Webcasts

  • Impact and Embedding of Digitised Resources

    Impact and Embedding of Digitised Resources

    Recorded on: 20 May 2011 Duration: 01:26:35

    Eric Meyer presents a summary and synthesis of JISC-funded work to measure the impact of their digitised resources and develop case studies for embedding them in teaching and research.

  • Tools for Measuring the Impact of Digitised Resources

    Tools for Measuring the Impact of Digitised Resources

    Recorded on: 20 May 2011 Duration: 00:40:03

    Eric Meyer and Kathryn Eccles present the "Toolkit for the Impact of Digitised Scholarly Resources" and discuss methods for analysing online impact.

  • The Impact of Digital Content: Reflections

    The Impact of Digital Content: Reflections

    Recorded on: 20 May 2011 Duration: 01:33:56

    A presentation by Brian Kelly on "Evidence, Impact, Value: Metrics for Understanding Personal and Institutional Use of the Social Web".

  • The Impact of Digital Content (Roundtable Discussion)

    The Impact of Digital Content (Roundtable Discussion)

    Recorded on: 20 May 2011 Duration: 00:38:33

    A panel session to facilitate discussion about the future of digital content, the role that measuring impact will play, and how the value of digital content can be demonstrated.