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Sharing a LinkedIn Learning Collection

This video details how to share your personal Collections in LinkedIn Learning. LinkedIn Learning is the University's online learning service providing all staff and students with free access…

From  Andrew Todd on December 10th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Interview with a Witchfinder General - Emma Carroll on the Map of Accused Witches in Scotland open data project

As part of the Equate Scotland and Careerwise scheme to give Women in STEM students a paid placement in industry, Emma Carroll was employed on a paid internship in Information Services to work with…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - Wikimedian in Residence Ewan McAndrew at #altc - Sessions A-063, A-168, A-174

For more details about this and other conference session visit https://altc.alt.ac.uk/2019/programme Session DescriptionWorking with Wikipedia in the curriculum helps students to “think…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Blair Fleming - Digital Skills Advisor for Students

Blair Fleming worked with the Digital Skills and Training team as an Employ.Ed intern in the summer of 2019, compiling Digital Skills Development Journeys for undergraduate students throughout their…

From  Satu Kapiainen on August 20th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Office 365 email, tools and MS Office download

This video shows you how to activate and access your Office 365 email account. You will also learn about the free of charge mobile and desktop versions of MS Office available to you as a University…

From  Andrew Todd on August 2nd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Making the Most of IT - 2019/20

This presentation has been designed to introduce new students to the key IT and Library services available to when starting life at The University of Edinburgh. Topics covered include: student card…

From  Andrew Todd on July 29th, 2019 0 likes 484 plays 0  

Patrick Kinnear, Student Trainer, Digital Skills Team

Patrick, along with another student trainer, Ignat Georgiev, developed and delivered Python programming courses during his time working with the Digital Skills and Training Team. To find out more…

From  Andrew Kirk on June 26th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Kaseya Chisala and Hiroki Hirayama - Digital Champions

Video interview of Kaseya Chisala and Hiroki Hirayama - Digital Champions with the Digital Skills and Training team from January 2019 to May 2019.

From  Satu Kapiainen on June 25th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Tina Maria Abu-Hanna, Digital Skills Student Trainer

In this video, Tina Maria Abu-Hanna a student trainer talks about her experience of working in the Digital Skills and Training team. Her work included redesigning the programme schedule and putting…

From  Christina Hussell on June 18th, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Lilinaz Rouhani - Digital Skills Trainer Intern

Lilinaz Rouhani, a Psychology Masters student, talks about her internship working as a trainer in the Digital Skills Team.

From  Catherine Koppe on June 17th, 2019 1 likes 16 plays 0  

Andrew Kirk - University of Edinburgh, Digital Skills Programme

Andrew Kirk talks about the Introduction to Python workshops run by the Digital Skills Programme using Jupyter notebooks.

From  James Slack on June 5th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Lynda.com/Digital Skills and Training onsite Visit March 2019

VIDEO OVERVIEW This recording is from the 'Lynda.com onsite visit - March 2019' which took place on 26th March at The University of Edinburgh. The recording begins with the…

From  Andrew Todd on March 29th, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 1  

Final steps - Effective Digital Content

This three minute video sums up everything that's been covered in the Effective Digital Content course.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran on January 14th, 2019 0 likes 167 plays 0  

Chunking your content - Effective Digital Content

This three and a half minute video explains the importance of breaking your digital content into manageable chunks.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran on January 14th, 2019 0 likes 242 plays 0  

Reviewing and revising your content - Effective Digital Content

This three and a half minute video emphasises that your website is never finished, and explains some things you can do to keep a grip on your content.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran on January 7th, 2019 0 likes 181 plays 0  

Link placement - Effective Digital Content

This four and a half minute video shows how the placement of links when designing web content can help you to control the user journey and not overwhelm your users with choice.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran on January 7th, 2019 0 likes 186 plays 0