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LibSmart : digital literacy skills for online library research

An introduction to the LibSmart information literacy online course, with descriptions and learning outcomes of the ten modules of the new LibSmart II course to be launched in September 2021. More…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on June 17th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Library Services

Recording from Postgraduate Online Learning Open Days 2021

From  Kristin Sargeant on June 2nd, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Web Archives

Presenter: Sara Day Thomson, Digital Archivist, Centre for Research Collections What happens to information on the web when webpages are updated or taken offline? This session presents the…

From  Marshall Dozier on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Sarah Aitchison, Head of UCL Special Collections

Sarah Aitchison Head of UCL Special Collections LMS Spitalfields meeting 14 May 2021 To remove the captions from this video press CC on the bottom toolbar.

From  GILLIAN KERR on April 19th, 2021 0 likes 25 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 13 plays 0  

JoVE

JoVE, the Journal of Visualised Experiments (https://www-jove-com.ezproxy.is.ed.ac.uk/) is an online educational resource, available to students and staff in the University of Edinburgh. JoVE…

From  Fiona Brown on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

#EdLitSearchTips 2 - Keywords.

Work out the keywords, alternative words, phrases, synonyms & variant spellings. Be methodical and keep a note of all the different combinations you have used in each search so you’re not…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 12th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Library resources refresher - HCA

A brief refresher session for students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology on Library resources and services (February 2021). A PDF version of the slides can be downloaded from the…

From  Caroline Stirling on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

PG - Sources, Materials and Bibliographies - Jan 2021

This session looks at: The literature searching process Accessing library resources Referencing Help and training A PDF copy of the slides are available as an attachment. Presenters: Donna Watson,…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Literature searching for your dissertation - BSc Social Work

This is an introductory session on literature searching for your dissertation for BSc (Hons) Social Work students. A PDF version of slides can be downloaded from Attachments tab. - Introduction -…

From  Caroline Stirling on January 22nd, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Introduction to Library resources for Engineering students - Part 1 Getting started

Overview of Library resources available at the University of Edinburgh to support undergraduate Engineering students with their studies.

From  Jenny Lauder on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 240 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Using the online library

This is a recording of the session from 13th January 2021. In it we discuss how to discover and access library resources and support online, and get updates on services available. Slides available…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Art and the Playfair Library: Speaking to Absent Volumes (summary)

In this short video Jane and Elizabeth introduce themselves and explain the origins of the project. Providing a history of the Playfair Library and an overview of how the student artists engaged with…

From  Stuart Brett on November 24th, 2020 2 likes 82 plays 0  

Art and the Playfair Library: Tobias Francis

Project website https://edin.ac/art-playfair-library Copyright and licence Copyright © The University of Edinburgh 2020 CC BY-SA This work is licensed under a Creative Commons…

From  Stuart Brett on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Art and the Playfair Library: Haijian Cai

Project website https://edin.ac/art-playfair-library Copyright and licence Copyright © The University of Edinburgh 2020 CC BY-SA This work is licensed under a Creative Commons…

From  Stuart Brett on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Electronic Legal Deposit: Shaping the Library Collections of the Future

Co-editors Dr. Paul Gooding (Senior Lecturer in Information Studies, University of Glasgow) and Prof. Melissa Terras (Professor of Digital Cultural Heritage, University of Edinburgh) and…

From  Roisin O'Brien on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0