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PEERAGOGY - HOWARD RHEINGOLD ON COLLABORATIVE LEARNING

A quick overview of paragogy, or, as virtual community pioneer Howard Rheingold calls it, 'peeragogy'.Rheingold refers to an ongoing peer produced book, the Peeragogy Handbook (2016+) The…

From  Neil Mulholland on September 17th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

How to reduce the size of your Xerte Projects

A short video on how to reduce the size of your Xerte projects.

From  Alison Christie on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

How to change the access level of a Xerte project (updated)

This short video covers the different options available to users when they want other users to view their Xerte projects. Please note, we do not recommend using Password protected for the time being,…

From  Alison Christie on June 29th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Animal Crossing x University Collections

Invite your Animal Crossing friends over to experience a unique University of Edinburgh virtual exhibition. Choose art from 40K+ images published by the University and import directly into the…

From  Stewart Cromar on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Applying a licence on Media Hopper Create

Short screen capture of applying a copyright or licence statement when uploading content to Media Hopper Create.

From  Stephanie Farley on February 3rd, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Licensing Options Media Hopper Create

Short overview of the copyright and licence statements that can be applied to content uploaded onto Media Hopper Create.

From  Stephanie Farley on February 3rd, 2020 2 likes 39 plays 0  

Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making: Open Scotland Update

An overview of OER policy and open education initiatives in Scotland for the Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making at the OEGlobal Conference in Milan, November 2019.

From  Lorna Campbell on November 23rd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

R Conversations: Demystifying ggplot

In this video I go over a basic introduction to ggplot2 for the R programming language. Some useful resources include: The R Cookbook: http://www.cookbook-r.com/Graphs/ The ggplot2 cheatsheet:…

From  Jill MacKay on October 30th, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Visualisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover how to create charts in Excel. 00:44: Difference between figures,…

From  Jill MacKay on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Tips and Tricks

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover some of Excel's capabilities including formulas and pivot tables. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Organisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover Broman & Woo's principles of organising data in spreadsheets. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 172 plays 0  

How to create a custom theme using Xhibit for Xerte Online Toolkits

A short video demonstrating how to create a custom theme using Xhibit for Xerte Online Toolkits. "Xhibit is the creation of James Roscoe and Joel Reed, who saw an opportunity to enable…

From  Alison Christie on April 12th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Getting Started with Xerte Online Toolkit

A short video providing an overview of the Xerte Online Toolkit interface and how to create your first Xerte project. Q. How do I get access to Xerte? A. Go to https://xerte.cahss.ed.ac.uk/ and…

From  Alison Christie on April 8th, 2019 0 likes 223 plays 0  

How to reduce development time using Xerte Online Toolkits

A short video demonstrating how to reduce development time using Xerte Online Toolkit. Useful Links Link for Requesting a Xerte account (opens in new windows) Link to the Xerte User Guide (opens in…

From  Alison Christie on April 5th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays 0  

How to collaborate in Xerte Online Toolkit

A short video demonstrating how groups can collaborate in Xerte Online Toolkit. Please ensure that all members of a group have an account on Xerte and have logged in, this will ensure their names…

From  Alison Christie on March 26th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

How to submit a Xerte Online Toolkit to Learn

A short video demonstrating how to submit a Xerte Online Toolkit learning object to Learn for assessment. Note: You can also select "Public" instead of "Other" if you experience…

From  Alison Christie on March 26th, 2019 0 likes 64 plays 0