New Online Resources Checklist
Name: Team Leader: Resource: Is it software, which needs installing on each PC, OR is it an online resource accessible over the intranet? How much does it cost? How is it costed (by the number of sites OR the number of users OR a one-off cost)? Is the resource value for money and would you recommend purchasing? Have you discussed it with the teaching staff you think will use it? Will be accessible across the college at all centres or is it for use at only one centre/site? How will you promote to students and encourage them to use it? How will you ensure maximum use? Have you discussed it with all interested parties â€“ i.e. library staff at other centres with the same curriculum area? Recommendation with reasoning and supporting evidence (address points above) to Team Leader who will discuss it at an Team Leader meeting How is the resource useful for your curriculum area? How will it be used for teaching? Do you find the site easy to navigate? Does this resource have licensing restrictions? How many readers at a single time, login protocol, site specific, can you get this free?