Directions At OLT

From UBC Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

172651123_798af692b8.jpg

About us

http://olt.ubc.ca/about/


Platforms

Notable blogs featured on home page of the site

  • The Library is of course doing great things...

Sites

http://leap.ubc.ca, http://celc.sites.olt.ubc.ca/, http://chcm.ubc.ca/, http://earlylearning.ubc.ca/, http://act.elearning.ubc.ca/, http://strategicplan.ubc.ca/, http://aboriginal.sites.olt.ubc.ca/ (private, in development), http://thischangedmypractice.com/

http://phylogame.org/


Blog system features

Mostly developed by wider WordPress community, but at least some bits of custom code

  • CWL authentication

And a fairly wide array of plugins (our admin is very good at monitoring their effects on system performance)


Wiki

  • CWL authentication
  • private, standalone sites available HLWiki
  • Extensions include WikiBooks
  • Namespaces for courses, documentation, etc... Along with categories. Feedback?
  • "transclusion" - or chunking page content into tiny wiki bits (don't call them objects, please) example


Future direction

Integration with BuddyPress to offer groups, personal profiles, threaded discussion - like at http://commons.gc.cuny.edu/