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Research

I've recently been working on a couple of videos on research methods. I was asked by the CILIP Library and Information Research Group if I'd be interested in producing a video on focus groups and one on surveys that they could use in an online course. I've been keen to develop more video-based materials so thought this was a good opportunity to explore different software options and practice my planning, recording and editing skills. I looked into a number of different software options (including Adobe Spark which is a free web-based tool and great for short videos to get a message across...

A few weeks ago I conducted some very important research* on the snack preferences of librarians. I promised I'd share the findings so this post shares some of the highlights from the research. Over the last few years I've learnt a bit about the chocolate preferences of librarians through the activities in my focus group workshops - for anyone who is interested, the findings suggest that Cadburys Roses aren't so popular when compared to Cadbury Heroes or Celebrations; Bounty are the marmite of the chocolate world (either loved or hated by most people); and Creme Egg Twisted are generally a highlight. Perhaps...