The Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) are pleased to announce Board approval for four proposals submitted under the Innovation and Development Fund (IDF) call. The successful bidders are:
Perth College: Can you Diigo it? (GBP1950)
A project which aims to create an online collaborative database of resources using the Diigo web 2.0 application.
SCURL: Supporting Resource Sharing Initiatives through the provision of walk-in access (WIA) to e-resources subscribed to by HE Libraries (GBP8000)
Creation of a good practice toolkit resulting from investigation into technical and operational solutions to enable HE institutions to make e-resources available to external users.
Community and Sport Glasgow: Bibliotherapy – vulnerable groups pilot West Community Health and Care partnership (GBP10,000)
To pilot positive therapeutic learning and wellbeing support to vulnerable groups using books and storytelling activities.
Napier University: MLibrary – Examining the issues surrounding adoption of mobile technology (GBP7815)
A research project to investigate student usage of and attitudes towards mobile technologies available to library services.