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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 27 plays 0  

Concertina book cover 2

Concertina book cover2

From  Robbie Bushe on July 2nd, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Concertina book cover

The concertina, or accordion binding is a traditional binding that has a feeling of a scroll. It can be read as a continuous narrative or page by page. The concertina suits concepts that have a…

From  Robbie Bushe on July 2nd, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Japanese 4 hole stabbinding

Video demonstrating the Japanese 4 hole stabbinding to accompany Teaching Fellow Susie Wilson's online resources on Artists books for the Centre for Open Learning's Open Studies Arts Hub

From  Robbie Bushe on July 1st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

3 hole pamphlet stitch

Video demonstrating the 3 hole pamphlet stitch to accompany Teaching Fellow Susie Wilson's online resources on Artists books for the Centre for Open Learning's Open Studies Arts Hub

From  Robbie Bushe on July 1st, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

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 122 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 41 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 47 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 73 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 145 plays 0  

Library Book Shelves GFloor

Library Books at the Main Library

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