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Press Release: Talis [June 5, 2013]

University of Bedfordshire chooses Talis Aspire

Talis are pleased to announce University of Bedfordshire has become the latest university to select Talis Aspire.

A high quality Student Experience is of paramount importance to the University of Bedfordshire's new strategic plan. The University's Deputy Director of Learning Resources & Student Services Marcus Woolley said: "A key objective of the Learning Resources and Teaching and Learning teams is to develop and deliver an Academic Reading Strategy that is tailored to, and supports, the academic curriculum."

He added: "A significant investment has been made in Talis Aspire to help ensure that the library service can work directly with the academic teams to ensure print and digital resources are available at the appropriate points of study. It is envisaged that this reading list tool will help maximise the value of the investment that the University is making in replenishing, improving and digitising learning resources for students and staff."

More information about the University's Strategic Plan can be read at https://www.beds.ac.uk/aboutus/strategic

More about Talis

Talis is a privately owned software company whose mission is to apply technology and data to help transform education. Talis Aspire enables academics and librarians to find, bookmark, manage and track usage of recommended learning resources for students. The aggregated data in the Talis Network consists of over 1.5 million resources (textbooks, ebooks, journals, documents, videos and web pages), recommended by academics from all subject areas, and used by over 1 million students around the world. The data and the connections between users, subjects, courses, and resources represent an Education Graph which enables collective intelligence features that puts the knowledge of the whole network to work for the user, in order to help improve teaching and learning.


Summary: Talis announced that the University of Bedfordshire has become the latest university to select Talis Aspire.
Publication Year:2013
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:June 5, 2013
Publisher:Talis
Company:
Company: Talis
Products: Talis Aspire
Libraries: University of Bedfordshire
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/17990

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