By Melissa Bowden

Meet the Librarian – Suzanne Beck

April 23, 2024

Suzanne Beck from the University of Liverpool was the lucky winner of cupcakes for her library team in our 2023 winter webinar. We spoke to Suzanne to find out more about her role as Reading List Support Coordinator, and hearing about her two dogs was a definite bonus! How and when did you decide to

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Helen Rimmer The Kind Braver Leader
By Melissa Bowden

The ripple effect: why kindness matters

April 11, 2024

Helen Rimmer left a successful career in university librarianship recently to develop her own business as a kindness and well-being coach and trainer. We spoke to Helen about changing career and creating kinder workplaces. Can you tell us about your career change – from library director to ‘The Kind Brave Leader’? I’ve always tried to

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Maintaining academic integrity in the age of generative AI
By Melissa Bowden

Ensuring academic integrity amidst the rise of generative AI

March 26, 2024

Over half of students (53%) said they have used generative AI to prepare assessments, according to recent research by HEPI and UCAS. In this blog we explore what academic integrity means post-ChatGPT and outline strategies for helping students to engage with generative AI tools effectively and responsibly. What is academic integrity and why does it

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