Welcome to the February issue of our e-books for FE newsletter. This month’s newsletter contains the winner of January’s £30 National Book Token, as well as the usual features and updates.
National Book Token Competition
We are excited to announce the winner of January’s festive themed £30 National Book Token. Congratulations to Chelmsford College, who tweeted us their brilliant ideas for changing attitudes towards e-books through encouraging use of e-books using smart phones.
Win a £30 National Book Token this February
This month we are introducing an element of competition to the monthly usage statistics. February’s £30 National Book Token will go to the organisation who achieves the number one spot in February’s usage statistics. So, all you need to do to be in with a chance of winning February’s book token is get reading! The prize will be based on usage from 1st – 29th February, and we will announce the winner will in our March newsletter.
Thank you to everyone who attended our first webinar clinic in January. It was great to hear your Q&A and suggestions for future webinars. To view the recording of the January clinic, please visit the webinar page of our support site.
The February webinar will take place on Wednesday 26th February at 14:00. From this month, we won’t need you to register for the webinars. Simply login to the session on the day using the Adobe Connect room link. For more information, please visit the e-books for FE webinar clinic page on the Jisc training site.
If you have any suggestions for topics that you would like us to cover in the webinars, we would love to hear from you at firstname.lastname@example.org
LibCentral username and password
We have reset the credentials for the shared Jisc account which is used to access LibCentral reports. Should you wish to access the shared account to view your usage reports for e-books for FE, please contact email@example.com and we will supply you with the new username and password.
Top 20 users
Well done to all organisations who reached a spot in the top 20. If you have tips to share on how you promote e-books for FE to teaching practitioners and learners, we would love to feature you and showcase your work. Get in touch if you would like to be featured at firstname.lastname@example.org
|3||The Cheadle and Marple College Network||2045|
|4||Farnborough Sixth Form College||1850|
|6||New City College London||1477|
|7||South Thames Colleges Group||1457|
|8||Gower College Swansea||1446|
|10||South & City College Birmingham||1348|
|12||College of Richard Collyer||1235|
|13||Stockton Riverside College||1137|
|14||West Nottinghamshire College||1137|
|15||City of Sunderland College||1135|
|16||DN Colleges Group||1062|
|18||Leyton Sixth Form College||1034|
|19||Grwp Llandrillo Menai||1000|
|20||Thomas Rotherham College||996|
Mergers: If your organisation has recently merged with another, ProQuest may not have the most current merger information and your merger may not be reflected in the usage data. Please check with ProQuest and request that they update your account to reflect the merger. Their e-book support contact address is: email@example.com
Top 20 titles
|1||CACHE Level 3 Child Care and Education : Early Years Educator||7306|
|2||BTEC Level 3 National Health and Social Care: Student Book 1||6780|
|3||CACHE Level 3 Technical Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care EBook||5269|
|4||BTEC Level 3 National Business, Book 1||4114|
|5||BTEC Level 3 National Health and Social Care: Student Book 2||3412|
|6||BTEC Nationals Health and Social Care Student Book 1||3313|
|7||BTEC Level 3 National Business Student Book 1||2569|
|8||CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner||2507|
|9||BTEC Nationals Applied Science Student Book 1||1728|
|10||BTEC Nationals Health and Social Care Student Book 2 : For the 2016 specifications||1601|
|11||OCR Psychology for a Level Book 1||1543|
|12||BTEC Level 3 National Applied Science Student Book||1536|
|13||BTEC Level 3 National Business Student Book 2||1447|
|14||BTEC Level 3 Business Book 2||1434|
|15||AQA A-level Psychology Book 1||1363|
|16||OCR Sociology for A Level||1226|
|17||Btec Level 3 National in It||1113|
|18||BTEC Level 3 National Construction and the Built Environment Student Book||1037|
|19||Psychology : The Science of Mind and Behaviour||903|
|20||BTEC First Health and Social Care Student Book||896|
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