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HCA Using the Library for Honours research (3rd year)

In this session we'll look at going beyond your reading list and developing the research skills you require at Honours level. As you start to do your own research, this also means you may have…

From  Caroline Stirling on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Introduction to Harvard Referencing: MSc Language Education

An introduction to the Harvard referencing style and how to avoid plagiarism.

From  Ishbel Leggat on October 5th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays

Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 4 - Searching for Scientific Literature

Please note: captions are autogenerated. Please note: This was an experimental way of filming materials - if you don't like it I can re-record :) In this short session, Jill will go over the…

From  Jill MacKay on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Fieldwork

Presentation on the significance of fieldwork in the construction of knowledge in human geography

From  Dan Swanton on September 18th, 2020 1 likes 92 plays 0  

PGHC11501 Running the Roman Empire: Week 4 - 1

Screencast by Benedikt Eckhardt for Running the Roman Empire: Week 4.

From  Anna Raczynski on September 12th, 2020 0 likes 62 plays 0  

Literature searching: in practice - HCA (online)

A video postgraduate students in School of History, Classcis and Archaeology (HCA) demoing search techniques and tips for literature searching. A PDF version of slides used in presentation can be…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Literature searching guidelines - HCA (online)

A video for postgraduate students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) looking at guidelines for literature searching. A PDF version of the slides used can be downloaded from…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 13th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Accessing the University Library resources - HCA (online)

A video for new online postgraduate students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology demonstrating how to find e-books, articles and e-journals in DiscoverEd.

From  Caroline Stirling on August 5th, 2020 0 likes 46 plays 0  

New usages of Wikidata to support underserved language communities - Lucie-Aimée Kaffee

Wikidata has a diverse community that can help to close the language gap that currently mirrors the lack of diversity of the web at large. The community of Wikidata consists of humans and bots…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 29th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

How to copy drafted text from one sandbox to another for a group editing assignment

This video demonstrates first how to copy drafted text from one Wikipedia sandbox (one editor's personal draft space) to another user's sandbox i.e. so that a page can be pieced together…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Study Skills Video - 2.0 Improving Reading and Note-taking

Access social sciences study skills video

From  Brian McGrail on January 18th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

And finally... what's your favourite Wikipedia article?

Staff and students at the University of Edinburgh were interviewed in March 2018 about their experiences with Wikipedia. As a final question, they were all asked what their favourite Wikipedia…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Moving a drafted article into Wikipedia's live space.

Video tutorial to demonstrate how to move a drafted article into Wikipedia's live space.

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 1,088 plays 0