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Emerald Alumni Toolkit 2019

Unfortunately, this agreement expired on the and is unavailable for purchase at this time.

Help your alumni improve their performance and fast-track their career with an Emerald Alumni Toolkit subscription. This award-winning support tool is trusted by over 1 million leaders and managers. Developed and curated by a team of highly experienced researchers, editors and learning professionals, every resource is designed to make a positive impact on performance. With a varied range of content you’ll find everything from in-depth articles and practical guides to infographics, ‘talking head’ video interviews and animations.

Key Facts

Benefits

Discount from direct purchase

Important dates

Agreement start: 1 January 2019

Agreement end: 31 December 2020

Subsequent invoice: 1 October

VAT

From 1 May 2020 different rates of VAT apply to some eresources:

  • The rate that applies to Emerald Alumni Toolkit is to be confirmed

Licence type

Site licence for Alumni only

Agreement Period

Start date: 1 January 2019

End date: 31 December 2020

Commitment Period

This agreement is for two years with sites committed until 31 December 2020 unless they opt out by giving notice on or before 1 October 2019.

Trials

A 30 day free trial is available. Please contact Chest Help with contact details and IP range.

Eligible Institutions

Higher and Further Education and Research Councils in the United Kingdom, and to Universities and Colleges of Further Education in the Republic of Ireland.

Other organisations aligned with Jisc’s charitable objectives of supporting education, research bodies and the public sector may ask to participate in the Agreement. Chest will liaise with the Supplier about any such requests.

Background Information

An addition to the popular Emerald agreements designed specifically for Alumni.

Product Information

Supplier Details

Emerald Publishing Ltd, registered in England and Wales (company number 3080506), Howard House, Wagon Lane, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 1WA.

Product Description

Extending the reach of knowledge to the real world

The way people learn is evolving. Traditional training isn’t enough. We all need performance support. The Emerald Alumni toolkit provides on-demand, flexible performance support to help your alumni meet challenges, develop and grow.

The Emerald Alumni Toolkit is an award-winning performance support tool which has been created for alumni so they can gain access to the best source of on-demand content to help them get their job done more effectively.

The Toolkit provides engaging and interactive resources in a number of formats to improve performance, sharpen skills and provide support and advice on the business and personal challenges your alumni will encounter every day. Content includes:

  • Animations
  • Audio
  • Case studies
  • Exercises
  • How-to guides
  • Infographics
  • Key idea briefings
  • Self-assessment
  • Surveys
  • Video

For the subjects covered by the Emerald Alumni Toolkit see Subjects tab.

Access and Identity Management Solution

Solution Availability

OpenAthens

Yes

Shibboleth

Yes

IP address range

Yes

Username / Password

No

EZProxy

Yes

Referring URL

No

Technical Function Specification

The supplier confirms that throughout the term of the agreement the products will comply with the standards indicated.

Technical Function Standard> Compliance

Full Text Linking

OpenURL

Yes

Federated Searching

Z39.50 protocol

No

Search & retrieve SRW/SRU

No

Harvesting

Metadata OAI-PMH

No

Web feeds RSS/Atom

No

Dublin Core

Yes

Metadata Standards

MARC

Yes

PRISM

No

Embargo Periods

 

N/A

Digital Preservation

Lockss

Yes

Clockss

No

Portico

Yes

Usage Statistics

COUNTER

Yes

SUSHI

Yes

Accessibility

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Yes, Emerald aims to make all public Web pages meet level AA, and will aspire to meet level AAA where possible within resource constraints. Emerald's Accessibility Statement

Personalisation features

 

Yes*

Service Levels

 

No

* Once a user has registered on ‘My Profile' they can create a range of customised features, including: RSS Feeds; Saved Search Alerts, ToC Alerts and Weekly Digests of subscribed or all journals; create Marked Lists; and subscribe to Emerald Newsletters. There are a range of communities for different end-users (authors, librarians, researchers, teachers) which offer interactive participation.

Updates

Content is added on an ad-hoc basis as and when it become available at no additional cost.

Alterations/Additions

All new functionality of the Emerald platform is included for all products at no additional cost.

Subjects

Subjects covered by the Emerald Alumni Toolkit

Personal skills and development
Career Management
Commercial Awareness
Communication Skills
Confidence
Creativity Skills and Techniques
Credibility and Professionalism
Decision-Making
Emotional Intelligence
Feedback
Handling Information and Data
Negotiation and Influencing
Networking and Relationship-Building
Planning
Presentation Skills
Problem-Solving
Resilience
Self-Awareness
Self-Development
Self-Motivation
Time Management
Wellbeing
Services, projects and operations
Business Continuity Management
Continuous Improvement
Customer Service
Financial Management
Health and Safety
Project Management
Managing people and teams
Coaching and Mentoring
Collaborative Working
Conflict Management
Delegation and Empowerment
Developing Team Members
Dismissal
Managing Different Generations
Managing Different Individuals
Meetings
Motivation
Performance Management
Recruitment and Selection
Redundancy
Stress Management
Team Management
Leadership and strategy
Change Management
Employee Engagement
HR For Leaders
Innovation
Internal Communication
Knowledge Management
Leadership
Partnership Working
Scenario Planning
Social Responsibility
Strategy
Succession Planning
Talent Management
Work-Life Balance

Service and Support

Trials

A 30 day free trial is available. Please contact Chest Help with contact details and IP range.

Login information

www.emeraldinsight.com

Technical Support

Support will be provided via a single contact or his/her deputy at each Institution. Contact details:

Product Documentation

Comprehensive help files are included in the Online service

Alumni may copy parts of both hardcopy and electronic content for personal use only and may not distribute it without requesting permission through either Rightslink or emailing permissions@emeraldinsight.com.

Training and Training Materials

Making copies of training materials for teaching purposes is permitted.

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