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In conversation with Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert SSSA70

A conversation with documentary photographer Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert. As part of the year-long celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of School of Scottish Studies, the Archive acquired…

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Finding Academic Literature (PGR) - CAHSS_211104

Finding academic literature

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Using the National Records of Scotland for your Dissertation

In this Dissertation Festival session you will learn how to use the archives held by National Records of Scotland (https://www.nrscotland.gov.uk/) for your dissertation research. This introductory…

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Finding historical documents online (Library Bitesize)

Visiting physical archives, libraries or museums may not always be possible or practical so this Dissertation Festival session looks at options available to access historical documents or primary…

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(PG) How to use the Centre for Research Collections

Dr Fran Baseby, CRC Services Manager, will provide a practical guide for finding and accessing collections (archives, manuscripts, rare books and museum collections) at the Centre for Research…

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Finding historical documents / primary sources online (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

This video, for students on the Historical Research: Skills & Sources (online) course, introduces the wide range of digital primary source databases available at the Library that allow you to…

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Trinity Theological College, Singapore #YaleEdin2021

This video of Trinity Theological College in Singapore, and its Centre for the Study of Christianity in Asia, is part of a series of videos prepared in advance of the 2021 Yale-Edinburgh Group annual…

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Library Bitesize: Introduction to Web Archives

Presenter: Sara Day Thomson, Digital Archivist, Centre for Research Collections What happens to information on the web when webpages are updated or taken offline? This session presents the…

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The Digital Archive & The Politics of Digitisation

This talk deals with a question that is becoming increasingly important for historians who work with digitised cultural heritage: what are the politics of digitisation and what are its implications…

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Introduction to Special Collections (LibSmart II)

This video provides an introduction to the three main components of Special Collections: archives, manuscripts and rare books. The video explains what these terms mean, and is illustrated by examples…

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Archiving Gaps: Reading Zimbabwe and The Internet

Tinashe Mushakavanhu (Digital Scholarship Postdoctoral Fellow at IASH) discusses critical meditations on archiving gaps.Despite the ubiquity and easy access the internet promises, it has also been…

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Sarah Aitchison, Head of UCL Special Collections

Sarah Aitchison Head of UCL Special Collections LMS Spitalfields meeting 14 May 2021 To remove the captions from this video press CC on the bottom toolbar.

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Finding Digitised Special Collections (Dissertation Festival 2021)

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

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CIO update to all staff 19th March 2021

CIO update to all staff 19th March 2021

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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…

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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…

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