Joseph M. Cychosz @ on
Rethink resource nomenclature
This wish/discussion is extracted from the learning module discussion.
Here is GBA's original post:
This wish is part of the larger issue that we have 11 named types of resources, including the catch-all "Publications", and even we don't know what they are.
We need to re-think the typing of resources and rename them so that the general population has a better understanding of what they are.
For example, among current resource type names:
tool -- insider slang; an opaque or misleading term to most people (noted by Prof. Mihaela Vorvoreanu)
online presentations -- courses, series, and workshops often are comprised of online presentations
notes -- vague