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Installing R Packages

A demonstration of how to install packages in R

From  Holly Marissa Tibble on May 27th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

PhD Digitisation Project

Overview of University of Edinburgh's PHD Digitisation Project. http://libraryblogs.is.ed.ac.uk/phddi... https://www.era.lib.ed.ac.uk/

From  Malcolm Brown on May 1st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Not for Gain by Daisy Lafarge (2016), EU3998

Lafarge’s interest in ecological and social relationships are a recurrent theme in her work, the two often merging so as to become indistinguishable from each other. Plant hunting and the…

From  Malcolm Brown on May 1st, 2020 0 likes 8 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 6 plays 0  

Bitesize - Ten top tips for finding academic literature

In this short talk, you will learn about how to start your literature search, tips and techniques for searching, managing your search results.

From  Angela Nicholson on March 26th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Using the Online Library

An overview from the Academic Support Librarians on how to discover and access library resources and support online, and get updates on services available during the period affected by COVID-19.

From  Lauren Smith on March 25th, 2020 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Notes on a Historical Hall - British Sign Language version.

St Cecilia's Hall is Scotland's oldest purpose built concert hall and home to the University of Edinburgh's musical instrument collection. Learn about the building's interesting…

From  Malcolm Brown on March 18th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Scientific Analysis of Heritage Collections

Scientific Analysis of Heritage Collections Using XRF Spectrometry – Employ.ed Internship 2019. Egyptian ushabtis, found under Medals 121, were analysed using X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) analysis…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 20th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Notes on a Historical Hall

St Cecilia's Hall is Scotland's oldest purpose built concert hall and home to the University of Edinburgh's musical instrument collection. Learn about the building's interesting…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 19th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Saska Solomon

Near Future Library Symposium

From  Malcolm Brown on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Charles Stross

Near Future Library Symposium

From  Malcolm Brown on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Martin Hamilton

Near Future Library Symposium Martin Hamilton Futurist.

From  Malcolm Brown on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Melissa Terras

Near Future Library Symposium

From  Malcolm Brown on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

David Forsyth

University of Edinburgh public art officer, Liv Laumenech provides site-specific context while artist Davy Forsyth recounts the process and inspiration of his public artwork, Byte, as he also reads…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 13th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

The Travels Of His Own Mind.

Charles Withers Emeritus Professor of Geography University of Edinburgh discussing the importance of Lyell's Note Books and how they relate to current issues of deep time and climate change. …

From  Malcolm Brown on February 6th, 2020 1 likes 58 plays 0  

ISG Festive Video 2019

A look back at some of the highlights across ISG in 2019.

From  Tim Gray on December 9th, 2019 1 likes 371 plays 0