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Finding Digitised Special Collections (Dissertation Festival 2021)

This online presentation discuss the different ways you can find digitised rare books, archives and manuscripts online.

From  Francesca Baseby on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

CIO update to all staff 19th March 2021

CIO update to all staff 19th March 2021

From  Gavin McLachlan on March 19th, 2021 4 likes 231 plays 0  

DE seminar: Dr Francesca Sobande 'Black Women’s Digital Diaspora, Collectivity, and Resistance'

Black Women’s Digital Diaspora, Collectivity, and Resistance Dr Francesca Sobanda, Cardiff University Chair, Dr Jen RossAbstractThis seminar is based on over five years of research and focuses…

From  Claire Sowton on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Book Conservation & Digitisation: The Challenge of Dialogue & Collaboration

Alberto Campagnolo & contributors discuss new publication 'Book Conservation and Digitization: The Challenges of Dialogue and Collaboration'Featuring contributors from the…

From  Roisin O'Brien on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Drosophila egg

Film of a Drosphilia Egg by Eric Lucey, Institute of Animal Genetics Research Film Unit. c.1980.

From  Rachel Hosker on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

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 10 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 5 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 37 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 52 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 19 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 30 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 21 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 29 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 67 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 9 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 79 plays 0