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Library Bitesize: Using Law Databases

This session introduces where to find key legal databases and highlights three of the most popular that students may come across.

From  Donna Watson on June 1st, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Advanced Therapies Regulation in Argentina

Presentation from the MI Lunch on 9 October 2018 at the Sydney Smith Lecture Theatre – 2nd Floor, Doorway 1, Teviot Medical School, the University of Edinburgh.

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

The Great Medico-Legal Debate 2015: Should Scotland Legalise Assisted Suicide?

Is there a convincing case to be made for legalising assisted suicide in Scotland? In the University of Glasgow’s historic Debates Chambers, the Mason Institute hosted its second annual…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

The Legal & Ethical Issues Arising From Access & Linkage Of Administrative Data

Presentation from the MI Lunch on 31 October 2014 at the Administrative Data Research Centre - Scotland. Drawing on the original research being undertaken by the Mason Institute as part of the…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Let’s Talk: Overcoming mental-health stigma, 10bigideas Scotland

Overcoming Mental Health Stigma, 10bigideas Scotland: Ailie Ross-Oliver, 3rd year Politics undergraduate, joins Harriet Harris, to talk about her policy research into mental health stigmatisation, as…

From  Rebecca Shade on April 26th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Using Law Databases

In this recording we look at three of the main databases for legal information: Westlaw, LexisLibrary and HeinOnline. By the end of this session, you should be able to: - select the appropriate…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on March 4th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

The Edinburgh Race Lectures: The Eclipse of Black Women in Anti-Discrimination Law - 9 December 2020

'The Eclipse of Black Women in Anti-Discrimination Law'by Professor Iyiola Solanke, Chair of European Union Law and Social Justice within the University of Leeds Law School.Chaired by Dr…

From  Clare de Mowbray on January 11th, 2021 0 likes 36 plays 0  

'Votes Behind Bars: Recognising Humanity, Avoiding Responsibility and Lessons from David Graeber' 25th November 2020

Luke Ray Campbell, University of Edinburgh and Dr. Milena Tripković, University of Edinburgh ‘[T]he right to vote is not a privilege. In the twenty-first century, the presumption in a…

From  Mirjana Birgitta Gavrilovic Nilsson on December 16th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Evolution versus Devolution - Peter Reid, Edinburgh Law School

The Edinburgh Centre for Constitutional Law presents Evolution versus Devolution: Contrasting the Devolution Certificates of the Speaker of the House of Commons and the Presiding Officer of the…

From  Iain Mcgee on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Westlaw demo - October 2020

Demonstration of the Westlaw database, exploring common features and helpful tips. If you have any questions about this video please let us know by emailing law.librarian@ed.ac.uk. Presenter:…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on October 22nd, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

M&M Podcast 8: David Creighton-Offord discussing information security and privacy for today & tomorrow

In the eighth episode of the M&M (Michael and Myles) podcast we are joined by David Creighton-Offord, the senior Information Security Consultant within the Information Security Team at the…

From  Myles Blaney on January 30th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0