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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 - 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 - 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  

Animal Crossing x University Collections

Invite your Animal Crossing friends over to experience a unique University of Edinburgh virtual exhibition. Choose art from 40K+ images published by the University and import directly into the…

From  Stewart Cromar on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Getting Started with Special Collections

Special Collections (archives, manuscripts and rare books) can be a rich source of material for your dissertation but can sometimes feel daunting to use. This Dissertation Week session will show you…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 11 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 27 plays 1