Author Archives: James Clay

Intelligent Campus Community Event – City, University of London – 17th January 2019

If you are working in the area of the Intelligent campus and are interested in work being undertaken in this space by others, then we would like to invite you to attend one of our community events. The community of practice gives people an opportunity to network, share practice, hear what various institutions are doing and … Read more

Le campus intelligent et l’expérience étudiante

It was with a little trepidation that I stood on the stage at the 48em ADBU Congrès to deliver a keynote on the intelligent campus and the student experience. The audience were all French library professionals attending the Congress. I delivered my presentation in English, and for those who needed it a translation service was … Read more

Hey Siri, what’s my day like today? Alexa what’s my next lesson? Okay Google, are my library books available?

Voice assistants are becoming not just more widespread, but also much more useful. Alexa was announced by Amazon in November 2014 alongside the Echo devices, which act as connected speakers and hubs for voice controlled devices. The Echo devices act as connected hubs complete with speakers and in some cases small screens. Cortana from Microsoft … Read more

Write a case study or two

Case studies are a useful tool to describe how others across the sector are working on the concept of the intelligent campus. Though not always instantly transferable from one situation to another, they can be used to see what experiences, problems and issues others have faced and importantly how they overcame them. We would like … Read more