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Online degree students at Graduation, November 2018

There's no need to come to Edinburgh when you're an online student, but many online students choose to attend their graduation ceremony and take a short break in Scotland's capital…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 8 Months ago 0 likes 118 views 0  

Creative Writing with Peter Ranscombe, (Video 2 of 4) Finding What You Need, Innovating with Open Knowledge

Created as part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series. Interview with Peter Ranscombe, author of "Hare", an historical fiction novel that asks, what happened to Hare after William…

From  Morna Simpson A year ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

Creative Writing with Peter Ranscombe, (Video 4 of 4) Benefits, Innovating with Open Knowledge

Created as part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series. Interview with Peter Ranscombe, author of "Hare", an historical fiction novel that asks, what happened to Hare after William…

From  Morna Simpson A year ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

Creative Writing with Peter Ranscombe, (Video 3 of 4) Conditions, Innovating with Open Knowledge

Created as part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series. Interview with Peter Ranscombe, author of "Hare", an historical fiction novel that asks, what happened to Hare after William…

From  Morna Simpson A year ago 0 likes 18 views 0  

Creative Writing with Peter Ranscombe, (Video 1 of 4) Context, Innovating with Open Knowledge

Created as part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series. Interview with Peter Ranscombe, author of "Hare", an historical fiction novel that asks, what happened to Hare after William…

From  Morna Simpson A year ago 0 likes 44 views 0  

Digimap for Schools Wildlife Map Competition winners Mengham Junior School meet Steve Backshall

Winners of the Digimap for Schools Wildlife Map Competition Mengham Junior School, Hayling Island receive their prize – a visit from wildlife expert Steve Backshall. Digimap for Schools is an…

From  Peter O'Hare 3 Years ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

Historical Mapping in Digimap for Schools – georeferencing historical maps

Chris Fleet, Senior Map Curator at National Library of Scotland talks in further detail about digitising and georeferencing historical mapping for use in online mapping services. Digimap for Schools…

From  Peter O'Hare 3 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

Introduction to Historical Mapping in Digimap for Schools

Chris Fleet, Senior Map Curator, at National Library of Scotland provides an introductory overview to historical mapping available in Digimap for Schools. Digimap for Schools is an EDINA delivered…

From  Peter O'Hare 3 Years ago 0 likes 18 views 0  

MESH: Lost Edinburgh

Video about the MESH tool that searches the "Lost Edinburgh's" Facebook images. The MESH project - Mapping Edinburgh's Social History - combines the rich, detailed OpenStreetMap…

From  Stuart Nicol 3 Years ago 0 likes 64 views 0  

MESH: Geocoder

Video about the MESH geocoding tool. The Mapping Edinburgh's Social History (MESH) project team has developed a tool that converts address-based information into a map superimposed either on a…

From  Stuart Nicol 3 Years ago 0 likes 31 views 0  

MESH: Creating a new mapping framework for Edinburgh

The MESH project - Mapping Edinburgh's Social History - superimposes historical data on geo-referenced historical maps. The video explores how surveying almost 100,000 buildings, assigning…

From  Stuart Nicol 3 Years ago 0 likes 45 views 0  

MESH: Comparing changes in the city

This MESH video shows how new tools improve our understanding of the processse of historical change in the city. The tools include multiple (2, 4 or 6) synchronised screens of Edinburgh maps at…

From  Stuart Nicol 3 Years ago 0 likes 28 views 0