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Using the Online Library

An overview from the Academic Support Librarians on how to discover and access library resources and support online, and get updates on services available during the period affected by COVID-19.

From  Lauren Smith on March 25th, 2020 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Beyond the Books trailer April 2020

Beyond the Books is a podcast from the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. The podcast is…

From  Maire Cox on February 28th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

ALT C - Colouring Book Inspired by the University of Edinburgh Collections

'Colouring Book Inspired by the University of Edinburgh Collections' This poster and GASTA talk highlights a series of playful OER-focused workshops that encourage students to creatively…

From  Stewart Cromar on February 26th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 1  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation (Subtitled)

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer (Subtitled)

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Dorrith Sim (Subtitled)

Dorrith Sim was one of the thousands of Jewish children who arrived in the UK in 1939 on what became known as the Kindertransport. Travelling alone and speaking little English, she was taken in by an…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Dorrith Sim

Dorrith Sim was one of the thousands of Jewish children who arrived in the UK in 1939 on what became known as the Kindertransport. Travelling alone and speaking little English, she was taken in by an…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Visiting University of Edinburgh Libraries

Find out how to use University of Edinburgh Libraries

From  Lauren Smith on September 6th, 2019 0 likes 132 plays 0  

Library Book Shelves GFloor

Library Books at the Main Library

From  Anna Mikhaylenko on August 8th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Global Health and Infectious Diseases online masters: Doreen Nanyunja - graduate testimonial

Doreen, a doctor from Uganda, has gone on to further study after graduating from our online Masters in Global Health and Infectious Diseases. She has found she is able to apply the research methods…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 16th, 2018 0 likes 81 plays 0  

test Clip of 18th Century books in the Crawford Collection

18th Century books in the library of the Crawford Collection, Royal Observatory, Edinburgh. Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production Team, University of Edinburgh.

From  s1782489 on February 22nd, 2018 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Visual Research With Emma Fraser, (Video 4 of 4) Benefits, Innovating with Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Emma Fraser, Bookbinder and Conservator, who uses research daily to inform her work as…

From  Morna Simpson on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Visual Research With Emma Fraser, (Video 3 of 4) Conditions, Innovating with Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Emma Fraser, Bookbinder and Conservator, who uses research daily to inform her work as…

From  Morna Simpson on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Visual Research With Emma Fraser, (Video 2 of 4) Finding What You Need, Innovating with Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Emma Fraser, Bookbinder and Conservator, who uses research daily to inform her work as…

From  Morna Simpson on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 15 plays 0