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Adelaide 98: Pathways to knowledge

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Monday 26 October 1998 1:00 - 3:00 pm


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Rural and Isolated Library Special Interest Group (RILSIG) Library and information services to indigenous communities
What are the services which make a difference for indigenous people; which services empower them to operate effectively in the information society of the 21st century; how were these services instituted and promoted? Come and share your views and experiences on these issues.
(1:30 - 3:00pm) IS M1
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Clare Murphy - Adelaide Institute of TAFE Helping the virtual learner: teaching and learning information literacy competencies
This session will promote debate about the role of VET sector libraries and their staff should play in providing information literacy training for students learning online.
(1:30 - 3:00pm) IS M2
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Ian Brown, John Banbury - Flinders University Central Library

John Travers - Mitcham Primary School

ALTERNATIVE SOLUTIONS

To PC or NETPC? Hmmm ... what the heck, let's give it a go!
Are network computers easier to manage and support than standard desktop PCs? Full reports on their experiences following the installation of 100 network computers for student access to the Internet.

The eMate trial

In the first half of 1998, Mitcham Primary School was part of a state-wide trial exploring the potential of eMates, very small, cheap, portable (two kilograms) computers, to enhance learning and teaching programs in classrooms across South Australia.

(1:30 - 3:00pm) IS M3
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