Supporting a Coursewitha Virtual World Library for the Community Virtual Library in Second Life
On July 17th, PF Research Fellow Nancy L. Zingrone gave a talk to the ALA/ACRL Virtual Worlds Interest Group in Second Life. Invited by Valerie Hill, President of the Community Virtual Library in Second Life (SL Valibrarian Gregg), Zingrone’s (SL Maggie Larimore) talk was called “Supporting A Course with a Virtual World Library.” The talk covered The AZIRE Library and Learning Center, a project of Zingrone and her husband PF Research Fellow Carlos S. Alvarado, the Parapsychology Research and Education MOOC Series (aka ParaMOOC15 and ParaMOOC16), and the support of the Parapsychology Foundation for online education. The talk was presented in the Community Virtual Library Audiotorium on the Bradley University sim in Second Life.
For more information about the Parapsychology Foundation see https://www.parapsychology.org
For more information about The AZIRE Library and Learning center see https://www.theazire.org
For more information about the Community Virtual Library see https://www.infoisland.org/
In Second Life The Community Virtual Library is located here: https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Bradley%20University/93/101/28
In Second Life The AZIRE Library and Learning Center is located here: https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Madhupak/154/83/60
The ParaMOOC logo is licensed from 123rf.com by Nan Zingrone for web and print use, and is the production of the 123rf artist RadiantSkies.
Published on August 8, 2016