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Introduction to Wikisource - Wikipedia's sister project and the free digital hyper library

Introduction to Wikisource - Wikipedia's sister project and the free digital hyper library How to get started uploading open-licenced books to be OCR-ed and proofread and linked to Wikipedia.…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 5th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

English for Language Teacher Education Masters (ELTEM): Introduction to the Library (Summer 2021)

A light-touch introduction to Library resources and services for English for Language Teacher Education Masters (ELTEM) students (Pre-sessional English, Summer 2021)

From  Ishbel Leggat on July 2nd, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Sketchpad Colouring Book Workshop

RecordingThis workshop from 25th May 2021 was part of the Digital Skills Festival at the University of Edinburgh.https://digitalskillsfestival.ed.ac.uk FacilitationThis workshop will be facilitated…

From  Stewart Cromar on June 3rd, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Sketchpad Tutorial

A tutorial on how to convert an image to a line drawing using the online tool Sketchpad. Information on the image used as inspiration: Title: Old College, No. 142 Creator: William Henry Playfair …

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on April 19th, 2021 1 likes 6 plays 0  

My book

Video of my homemade colouring book

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on April 9th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Beyond the Books - Series 2 - meet your host

Welcome to the second series of Beyond the Books, the LLC podcast that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. In this minisode, meet your new host, Emma…

From  Maire Cox on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 47 plays 0  

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 14 plays 0  

Colouring Book - St Cecilia's Hall Facade

Photograph of St. Cecilia's Hall, Music Museum's facade turned into a sketch for mindful colouring.

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 13th, 2021 1 likes 7 plays 0  

Colouring Book - Frame of Knox portrait with Shakespeare quote

Photograph of a portrait of John Knox by Theodore de Beze from 1580 turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. The manuscript is held in Centre for Research Collections. Details of…

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 13th, 2021 1 likes 6 plays 0  

Colouring Book - Old Moray House Ceiling

Photograph of Old Moray House ceiling turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. Ornate plaster ceiling in Old Moray House in the Canongate in the Old Town of Edinburgh. The house was…

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 13th, 2021 1 likes 3 plays 0  

Colouring Book - Informatics Forum Spiral Staircase

Photograph of Informatics Forum spiral staircase turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring.

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 13th, 2021 1 likes 6 plays 0  

Colouring Book - Celtic Knot with Hepburn quote

Photograph of front cover of an edition of Sir Walter Scott's Wandering Willie's Tale from 1905 turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. The manuscript is held in Centre for…

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 9th, 2021 1 likes 11 plays 0  

Colouring Book - Manuscript Illumination with Martin Luther King Jr quote

Photograph of a manuscript illumination from the Kulliyat (Collected Works) of the Persian poet Sa'di from 1556 turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. The manuscript is held in…

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 9th, 2021 1 likes 6 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 47 plays 0  

Promoting Reading for Pleasure Webinar

This webinar explores the benefits of book reading for children with Dr Sarah McGeown, and how teachers can create contexts in the class, school and home to encourage and inspire children to choose…

From  Sarah McGeown on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Concertina book cover 2

Concertina book cover2

From  Robbie Bushe on July 2nd, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0