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Archives Chat: Archives and Teaching with Gary West #IAW2020

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is part of a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the Centre…

From  Elliot Holmes on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Archives and student research experience with Gary West #IAW2020

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is part of a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the Centre…

From  Elliot Holmes on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Archives Chat: The importance of Archives with Gary West #IAW2020

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is part of a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the Centre…

From  Elliot Holmes on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Finding material from The School of Scottish Studies Archive Online

As part of International Archives Week, Louise Scollay, Library & Archive Assistant, has a very quick guide showing you how to use Tobar an Dualchais / Kist o Riches website to find material from…

From  Louise Scollay on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Lorraine McLoughlin on Collecting COVID-19 Initiative

As part of the International Archives Week 2020, Elise Ramsay (Project Archivist, Climate Change) gives Lorraine McLoughlin (Archivist, Appraisal and Collections Review) a call to hear more about an…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 10th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

ICA: Elliot Holmes and Valentina Flex, School of Scottish Studies Archives, #AnArchiveIs

Both staff of the School of Scottish Studies Archives, Valentina Flex (Archive Assistant) and Elliot Holmes (Archives and Library Assistant) briefly discuss International Archives Day #AnArchiveIs.

From  Elliot Holmes on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Louise Gardiner

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is the second in a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Robert Stephens

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is the first in a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Gale Primary Sources for your dissertation - Archives and Platform

The University of Edinburgh has access to a fantastic collection of primary source archives from Gale, covering centuries of content. Including, historical newspapers from the British Library, as…

From  Caroline Stirling on May 25th, 2020 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Getting Started with Special Collections

Special Collections (archives, manuscripts and rare books) can be a rich source of material for your dissertation but can sometimes feel daunting to use. This Dissertation Week session will show you…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Meet our Traditional Artist in Residence

We chat to Mike Vass about coming of age in Edinburgh’s traditional music session scene and his current role searching for treasures in the School of Scottish Studies Archives.

From  Maire Cox on November 4th, 2019 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019: Creating visibility for the world’s cultural heritage institutions

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program Through this presentation we will introduce the efforts to collect information about the cultural heritage institutions (often called GLAM, an…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation (Subtitled)

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer (Subtitled)

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0