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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 2 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 29 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 59 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 985 plays 0  

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version 2018 tutorial including how to navigate your way round a page.

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Professor Edwin van Beek - Research in a nutshell

Hear from Professor Edwin van Beek, SINAPSE Chair of Clinical Radiology, as he discusses his research into cardiac (heart) & thoracic (chest) imaging.

From  Chloe Martin on April 11th, 2018 0 likes 128 plays 0  

Editing Wikipedia using Visual Editor: Part 3 Creating a new article in the Sandbox

This video demonstrates how to use Wikipedia's Sandbox area to draft an article using the Visual Editor interface and how to copy across this draft article once it is ready to be transferred to…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Editing Wikipedia using Visual Editor: Part 2.4 Adding categories

This video demonstrates how to add categories to a Wikipedia page using the new Visual Editor interface.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Editing Wikipedia using Visual Editor: Part 2.2 Further practice with citations (DOI and Pubmed IDs)

This video demonstrates how to use Wikipedia's new Visual Editor interface to create citations using a source articles DOI code or its Pubmed ID.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Editing Wikipedia using Visual Editor: Part 2.1 Adding citations and references

This video demonstrates how to add citations and references to Wikipedia using the new Visual Editor interface.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Editing Wikipedia using Visual Editor: Part 1.4 Adding links

This video demonstrates how to add links within a Wikipedia page using the new Visual Editor interface

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 12 plays 0